Secretary of Energy

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Noun1.Secretary of Energy - the person who holds the secretaryship of the Department of Energy; "the first Secretary of Energy was James R. Schlesinger who was appointed by Carter"
secretary - a person who is head of an administrative department of government
2.Secretary of Energy - the position of the head of the Department of Energy; "the post of Energy Secretary was created in 1977"
secretaryship - the position of secretary
United States Cabinet, US Cabinet - a board to advise the President; members are the secretaries of executive departments; the United States constitution does not provide for the cabinet
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Recommendation: To ensure that NNSA has a clear and consistent strategy to determine resource requirements for the laboratory's unclassified network, the Secretary of Energy and the Administrator of NNSA should establish and implement procedures to monitor critical program activities that are unfunded or underfunded in order to improve management accountability and transparency in determining how best to fund the most critical program requirements.
The Act calls upon the Secretary of Energy to submit a plan within 180 days that ensures, among other things, that "existing fusion research facilities are more fully used" and that "inertial confinement fusion facilities are used to the extent practicable for the purpose of inertial fusion energy research and development," and that "attractive alternative inertial and magnetic fusion energy approaches are more fully explored."
The only qualification Secretary of Energy Spencer Abraham has for the job is his fund-raising capabilities with the moguls of the industry.
Secretary of Energy Spencer Abraham recently released a next-generation building energy simulation computer program that allows buildings professionals to minimize energy use and cost and optimize building performance by simulating energy use.
Secretary of Energy Hazel O'Leary, who deserves credit for breaking through her Department's entrenched tradition of secrecy, ineptitude, and coverup, has promised a full investigation of nuclear experimentation with human subjects--but it will take a search of millions of documents, and even then it seems likely that the full truth will never be known.
This board would consist of nine industry members selected by the secretary of energy after consulting with representatives of the trade and technical associations of the metalcasting industry.
Collaboration between government and industry could include joint projects between scientists in each sector, work contracted by industry and pursued at the national laboratories, staff exchanges or the licensing of superconductivity patents for commercial application, says Secretary of Energy John S.
government that is chartered with the responsibility of providing recommendations and advice to the President and the Secretary of Energy regarding public health and safety issues at Department of Energy defense nuclear facilities.
Addressing the summit, US Secretary of Energy Rick Perry stressed Turkey's significant geographical position to energy trade, while welcoming existing cooperation between Ankara and Washington in several fields.
New York, Ramadan 18, 1437, June 23, 2016, SPA -- Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Second Deputy Premier and Minister of Defense, met in New York with US Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz.
Recommendation: So that DOE can better manage its major cleanup projects and more fully inform Congress on the status of these projects, the Secretary of Energy should direct the Assistant Secretary for Environmental Management to include in its budget request to Congress life cycle baseline cost estimate information for each cleanup project, including prior year costs, estimated near-term costs, and estimated out-year costs.
Prior to joining the Commission, he was a senior policy adviser to the Secretary of Energy. Earlier in his career, Kelliher served as majority counsel on electricity, hydropower and energy conservation for the House Committee on Commerce.

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