Accession Number:

ADA106808

Title:

DOE Contracts to Demonstrate Coal Liquefaction Adequately Protect Government Interests.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC PROCUREMENT LOGISTICS AND READINESS DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-08-17

Pagination or Media Count:

23.0

Abstract:

Solvent Refined Coal I and Solvent Refined Coal II are processes for converting high ash and sulfur content coals to clean burning, environmentally acceptable solid and liquid fuels. The Department of Energy in 1980 awarded contracts to two companies to demonstrated these processes. The Chairman asked GAO to evaluate the negotiation and award of these contracts to determine whether they adequately consider and protect the Governments interest. GAO found that the contract adequately protect the Governments interest and were awarded in accordance with established Federal and Department of Energy procurement policies and regulations. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Government and Political Science
  • Fuels

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE