Country:United States
Policy status:Ended
Date Effective:1974
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Agency:US Department of Energy (DOE)
Description:This Act, passed in 1974, authorises and funds research and development to assure the utilisation of solar energy as a major source for energy needs. It provides for the development of suitable incentives for rapid commercial use of solar technology and established an Office of Solar Energy Research in the US government.

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