Hearings, Volume 3

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Page 944 - For the purpose of assuring an abundant supply of electric energy throughout the United States with the greatest possible economy and with regard to the proper utilization and conservation of natural resources...
Page 16 - ... if the benefits to whomsoever they may accrue are in excess of the estimated costs, and if the lives and social security of people are otherwise adversely affected.
Page 904 - Interior, who shall transmit and dispose of such power and energy in such manner as to encourage the most widespread use thereof at the lowest possible rates to consumers consistent with sound business principles, the rate schedules to become effective upon confirmation and approval by the Federal Power Commission.
Page 1094 - Our best hope today for meeting the Nation's growing demand for economical clean energy lies with the fast breeder reactor. Because of its highly efficient use of nuclear fuel, the breeder reactor could extend the life of our natural uranium fuel supply from decades to centuries, with far less impact on the environment than the power plants which are operating today.
Page 28 - New York, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the Federal Government. The purpose of the compact Is to enable the signatory parties to participate jointly In the conservation, utilization, development and control of water and related resources In the region of the Delaware River Basin.
Page 92 - Council shall — (a) maintain a continuing study and prepare an assessment biennially, or at such less frequent intervals as the Council may determine, of the adequacy of supplies of water necessary to meet the water requirements in each water resource region in the United States and the national interest therein...
Page 93 - Act — (1) serve as the principal agency for the coordination of Federal, State, interstate, local and nongovernmental plans for the development of water and related land resources in its area...
Page 279 - Conference in the Matter of Pollution of the Interstate Waters of the Colorado River and its Tributaries, held at San Diego, California, May 27, 1963.
Page 92 - President, principles, standards, and procedures for Federal participation in the preparation of comprehensive regional or river basin plans and for the formulation and evaluation of Federal water and related land resources projects, including primary direct navigation benefits as defined by section 7a, PL 89-670.
Page 26 - ... adopt and promote uniform and coordinated policies for water conservation, control and development in the basin; and to encourage the planning, development and financing of water resources projects according to such plans and policies.

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