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Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsOther - Science · 1 decade ago

What does the department of energy do?

Does the department of energy reduce pollution? Can it reduce greenhouse gases in order to stop global warming? Please tell me because I am not sure of the exact duties and function that this department has. Can you please tell me the exact job it has.

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  • 1ofU
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    1 decade ago
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    "The Department of Energy's overarching mission is to advance the national, economic, and energy security of the United States; to promote scientific and technological innovation in support of that mission; and to ensure the environmental cleanup of the national nuclear weapons complex. The Department's strategic goals to achieve the mission are designed to deliver results along five strategic themes:

    " Energy Security: Promoting America’s energy security through reliable, clean, and affordable energy

    " Nuclear Security: Ensuring America’s nuclear security

    " Scientific Discovery and Innovation: Strengthening U.S. scientific discovery, economic competitiveness, and improving quality of life through innovations in science and technology

    " Environmental Responsibility: Protecting the environment by providing a responsible resolution to the environmental legacy of nuclear weapons production

    " Management Excellence: Enabling the mission through sound management "

    http://www.energy.gov/about/index.htm

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  • 1 decade ago

    Do an internet search on "department of energy."

    Source(s): old scientist
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