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Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: related, funding, electricity, changes, research, federal
Number of Pages: 38
Published: 1996-11-01
ISBN-10: 0788134647
ISBN-13: 9780788134647

In FY 1996, Congress appropriated about $1 billion to the Energy Dept. for electricity-related R&D. This report discusses the electric utility industry being deregulated and moving toward a more competitive market, as well as reductions having occurred in funding from the major sources of electricity-related R&D. Includes what changes have occurred in the amount of electricity-related R&D funding and the primary reasons for these changes, and what has been the impact of these changes on the types of R&D being funded. Charts and tables.

Author: Gerald L. Dillingham
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: airport, noise, programs, major, role, environment, faa, aviation
Number of Pages: 106
Published: 2000-11
ISBN-10: 0756706912
ISBN-13: 9780756706913

Because of concerns about airport-related noise, the Congress asked GAO to determine: (1) the types of projects that are eligible for federally authorized funding to reduce airport-related noise or mitigate its effects; (2) the differences in the major methods for measuring the impact of airport-related noise; (3) FAA's current noise standards for civil subsonic turbojets & the reasons some of those aircraft are not required to comply with these or earlier standards; & (4) the status of FAA's Land Use Planning Initiative & the major issues the initiative has raised about how best to address ai

Author: Hillary Rodham Clinton
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: international, programs, fiscal, year, function, summary, state, executive, budget, department
Number of Pages: 136
Published: 2010-10
ISBN-10: 1437935508
ISBN-13: 9781437935509

Contents: (A) FY 2011 Internat. Affairs Request: Statement of the Sec. of State; Performance Statement; Summary Budget Table; (B) Dept. of State and Related Agencies: Summary Table; (1) Dept. of State: Admin. of Foreign Affairs; Related Programs; Internat. Commissions; Related Agencies; (C) Foreign Oper. and Related Programs: Summary Table; (2) USAID; (3) Bilateral Econ. Assist.; Independent Agencies; Dept. of the Treasury; (4) Internat. Security Assist.; (5) Multilateral Econ. Assist.; (6) Export and Invest. Assist.; (D) Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies: Internat. Trade Comm.;

Author: Keith W. Oleson
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: costs, charging, beneficiaries, recover, exist, related, services, opportunities, food
Number of Pages: 66
Published: 1997-06
ISBN-10: 0788179314
ISBN-13: 9780788179310

The federal government spent nearly $1.6 billion in FY1995 to provide food-related services, such as inspecting, testing, grading, & approving agricultural commodities & products. This report identifies & evaluates opportunities to increase the share of funding by beneficiaries for food-related services provided by the federal government. It identifies (1) the types of food-related services provided by federal agencies; (2) the extent to which beneficiaries currently pay for such services through user fees; & (3) potential opportunities for recovering more of the service costs through user fee

Author: Amy Stephenson
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: clean, air, amendments, compliance, requirements, transportation, related, outline
Number of Pages: 75
Published: 1993-06
ISBN-10: 0788149407
ISBN-13: 9780788149405

Transportation-related tasks of meeting air quality goals are significant because mobile sources may account for as much as 50% of the ozone and 90% of the carbon monoxide pollution on a national scale. This study contains an outline of the transportation-related requirements for emission inventories, State Implementation Plan submittals, implementation strategies, and possible sanctions for failure to meet the requirements, focusing on four urban areas in Texas that are in non-attainment for various pollutants. Included are a listing of acronyms used and suggested guidance documents.

Author: Yolanda Tayler
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: procurement, medicines, related, supplies, guide, maker, hiv, aids, decision, battling
Number of Pages: 181
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 0821358480
ISBN-13: 9780821358481

'Battling HIV/AIDS' sets out principles and provides advice on the procurement of HIV/AIDS medicines and related supplies for programs scaling up antiretroviral therapy (ART) and associated health services. This technical guide examines the elements required to establish and ensure continuity of supplies, including medicines and other commodities. It provides extensive guidance on key topics: Quality Assurance, Selection and Quantification methods, Intellectual Property Rights, Procurement Strategies, Pricing and Financing, the Supply Cycle, and Policy Issues.Specializing in procurement for HI

Author: Rochelle B. Althouse
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: surveillance, report, disease, lung, related, work
Number of Pages: 224
Published: 2000-08
ISBN-10: 0788188690
ISBN-13: 9780788188695

Presents occupational respiratory disease surveillance data focusing on various occupationally-relevant respiratory diseases, including pneumoconiosis, occupational asthma & other airways diseases, & several other respiratory conditions. For many of these diseases, selected data on related exposures are also presented. The report has three sections: (1) provides data highlights & data usage limitations; (2) comprises 13 subsections, each concerning a major disease category & (where available) related occupational exposures; & (3) provides descriptions of data sources, methods, & other suppleme
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