Department of Defense Energy Initiatives: Background and Issues for Congress

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The Department of Defense (DOD) spends billions of dollars per year on fuel, and is pursuing numerous initiatives for reducing its fuel needs and changing the mix of energy sources that it uses. DOD's energy initiatives pose several potential oversight issues for Congress, and have been topics of discussion and debate at hearings on DOD's proposed FY2013 budget.

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Schwartz, Moshe; Blakeley, Katherine & O'Rourke, Ronald June 5, 2012.

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The Department of Defense (DOD) spends billions of dollars per year on fuel, and is pursuing numerous initiatives for reducing its fuel needs and changing the mix of energy sources that it uses. DOD's energy initiatives pose several potential oversight issues for Congress, and have
been topics of discussion and debate at hearings on DOD's proposed FY2013 budget.

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Schwartz, Moshe; Blakeley, Katherine & O'Rourke, Ronald. Department of Defense Energy Initiatives: Background and Issues for Congress, report, June 5, 2012; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc87241/: accessed June 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.