Comprehensive National Energy Policy Act

  Federal legislation in 1992 that opened the U.S. electric utility industry to increase competition at the wholesale level and left authority for retail competition to the states.

Energy terms . 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Energy Policy Act of 2005 — Enacted by the 109th United States Congress Citations Public Law …   Wikipedia

  • Energy policy of the United States — The energy policy of the United States is determined by federal, state and local public entities in the United States, which address issues of energy production, distribution, and consumption, such as building codes and gas mileage standards.… …   Wikipedia

  • National Environmental Protection Act — The National Environmental Protection Act of 1969 is mistakenly cited as the origin of the United States Environmental Protection Agency. In fact, no such law exists. [U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C.… …   Wikipedia

  • Nuclear Waste Policy Act — During the first 40 years that nuclear waste was being created in the United States, no legislation was enacted to manage its disposal. Nuclear waste, some of which remains dangerously radioactive with a half life of more than one million years,… …   Wikipedia

  • Energy law — is the law of the use and taxation of energy, both renewable and non renewable. It is distinct from energy policy in that it consists of the primary authorities such as caselaw, statutes, rules, regulations and edicts about energy, rather than… …   Wikipedia

  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration — NOAA Agency overview Formed October 3, 1970 (1970 10 03 …   Wikipedia

  • National Weather Service — NWS Agency overview Formed February 9, 1870 Jurisdiction …   Wikipedia

  • Energy Information Administration — Infobox Government agency agency name = United States Energy Information Administration type = Agency nativename = nativename a = nativename r = logo = logo width = logo caption = seal width = 140px formed = October 1, 1977 dissolved =… …   Wikipedia

  • National Science Board — National Science Board, NSF Motto: Supporting Education and Research across all fields of Science and Technology America s Investment in the Future Where Discoveries Begin Agency overview Formed 10 M …   Wikipedia

  • National City Corp. — National City Corporation Former type Public (NYSE:NCC)[1] Industry Super regional banks …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.