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Energy

-06/28/10   The 2010 Oil Spill: Criminal Liability Under Wildlife Laws  [162 Kb]
-06/04/10   The 2010 Oil Spill: The Minerals Management Service (MMS) and the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)  [274 Kb]
-07/11/08   Advanced Nuclear Power and Fuel Cycle Technologies: Outlook and Policy Options  [114 Kb]  -- NEW!
-09/12/08   The Alaska Natural Gas Pipeline: Status and Current Policy Issues  [161 Kb]  -- NEW!
-09/22/10   Alternative Fuels and Advanced Technology Vehicles: Issues in Congress  [255 Kb]
-02/13/09   Alternative Fuels and Advanced Technology Vehicles: Issues in Congress
-01/27/09   Alternative Fuels and Advanced Technology Vehicles: Issues in Congress
-06/12/12   Alternative Fuel and Advanced Vehicle Technology Incentives: A Summary of Federal Programs  [449 Kb]
-06/15/11   Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR): A Primer for the 112th Congress  [942 Kb]
-07/10/08   Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR): Legislative Actions in the 110th Congress  [199 Kb]  -- Updated
-01/10/08   Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR): Legislative Actions Through the 110th Congress, First Session  [201 Kb]  -- Updated
-01/27/09   Automobile and Light Truck Fuel Economy: The CAFE Standards
-07/01/11   Biofuels Incentives: A Summary of Federal Programs  [193 Kb]
-01/05/09   Biofuels Incentives: A Summary of Federal Programs
-07/29/08   Biofuels Incentives: A Summary of Federal Programs  [113 Kb]  -- Updated
-03/18/08   Biofuels Incentives: A Summary of Federal Programs  [102 Kb]  -- Updated
-01/30/08   Biofuels Incentives: A Summary of Federal Programs  [102 Kb]  -- Updated
-05/15/12   Canadian Oil Sands: Life-Cycle Assessment of Greenhouse Gas Emissions  [588 Kb]
-04/09/02   Caspian Oil and Gas: Production & Prospects NEW!
-06/14/10   China and the United States - A Comparison of Green Energy Programs and Policies  [264 Kb]
-11/28/11   Cuba's Offshore Oil Development: Background and U.S. Policy Considerations  [492 Kb]
-07/21/11   Cuba's Offshore Oil Development: Background and U.S. Policy Considerations  [412 Kb]
-09/27/05   Daylight Saving Time -- NEW!
-02/17/11   The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and the Gulf of Mexico Fishing Industry  [235 Kb]
-08/05/10   The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: Coastal Wetland and Wildlife Impacts and Response  [716 Kb]
-05/04/11   Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: Highlighted Actions and Issues  [160 Kb]
-06/18/10   Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: Selected Issues for Congress  [768 Kb]
-05/27/10   Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: Selected Issues for Congress  [672 Kb]
-07/20/12   Department of Defense Energy Initiatives: Background and Issues for Congress  [886 Kb]
-06/05/12   Department of Defense Energy Initiatives: Background and Issues for Congress  [834 Kb]
-01/19/10   Displacing Coal with Generation from Existing Natural Gas-Fired Power Plants
-12/14/12   DOD Alternative Fuels: Policy, Initiatives and Legislative Activity  [368 Kb]
-08/12/03   Electricity: The Road Toward Reconstruction Updated
-02/08/08   Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Legislation in the 110th Congress  [515 Kb]  -- Updated
-11/29/13   Energy Policy: 113th Congress Issues  [219 Kb]
-05/30/13   Energy Policy: 113th Congress Issues  [223 Kb]
-11/08/12   Energy Policy: 112th Congress Issues and Legislative Proposals  [232 Kb]
-07/29/05   Energy Policy: Comprehensive Energy Legislation (H.R. 6) in the 109th Congress -- Updated
-06/28/05   Energy Policy: Comprehensive Energy Legislation (H.R.6, S.10) in the 109th Congress -- Updated
-03/07/07   Energy Policy: Conceptual Framework and Continuing Issues -- Updated
-09/24/12   Energy Policy: Election Year Issues and Legislative Proposals  [219 Kb]
-01/30/03   Energy Policy: Historical Overview, Conceptual Framework, and Continuing Issues -- NEW!
-04/01/05   Energy Policy: Legislative Proposals in the 109th Congress -- Updated
-04/12/02   Energy Policy: Setting the State for the Current Debate -- Updated
-08/08/03   Energy Policy: The Continuing Debate Updated
-10/01/04   Energy Policy: The Continuing Debate and Omnibus Energy Legislation -- Updated
-03/12/09   Energy Provisions in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (P.L. 111-5)
-03/03/09   Energy Provisions in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (P.L.111-5)
-08/08/08   Energy: Selected Facts and Numbers  [215 Kb]  -- Updated
-05/01/08   Energy: Selected Facts and Numbers  [367 Kb]  -- Updated
-01/03/14   Energy-Water Nexus: The Water Sector's Energy Use  [329 Kb]
-04/09/02   Enron: A Select Chronology of Congressional, Corporate, and Government Activities NEW!
-03/11/02   The Enron Bankruptcy and Employer Stock in Retirement Plans Updated.
-03/28/02   Enron Collapse: An Overview of Financial Issues Updated.
-07/07/08   The Enron Loophole  [74 Kb]  -- NEW!
-01/16/02   Enron: Selected Securities, Accounting, and Pension Laws Possibly Implicated in its Collapse
-03/16/07   Ethanol and Biofuels: Agriculture, Infrastructure, and Market Constraints Related to Expanded Production -- NEW!
-01/30/08   The European Union's Energy Security Challenges  [189 Kb]  -- Updated
-08/16/10   Federal Civil and Criminal Penalties Possibly Applicable to Parties Responsible for the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill  [151 Kb]
-02/17/12   Financial Performance of the Major Oil Companies, 2007-2011  [246 Kb]
-07/03/08   Forest Carbon Markets: Potential and Drawbacks  [146 Kb]  -- NEW!
-10/19/06   Fuel Ethanol: Background and Public Policy Issues -- Updated
-03/24/11   Fukushima Nuclear Crisis  [251 Kb]
-03/15/11   Fukushima Nuclear Crisis  [241 Kb]
-04/03/13   FutureGen: A Brief History and Issues for Congress  [721 Kb]
-08/20/08   Gasoline and Oil Prices  [116 Kb]  -- NEW!
-04/08/04   Gasoline Price Surge Revisited: Crude Oil and Refinery Issues -- NEW!
-09/25/08   Gasoline Prices: Causes of Increases and Congressional Response  [230 Kb]  -- Updated
-07/31/08   Gasoline Prices: Causes of Increases and Congressional Response  [228 Kb]  -- Updated
-06/17/08   Gasoline Prices: Causes of Increases and Congressional Response  [243 Kb]  -- Updated
-04/07/08   Gasoline Prices: Issues for the 110th Congress  [125 Kb]  -- Updated
-02/04/08   Gasoline Prices: Issues for the 110th Congress  [124 Kb]  -- Updated
-05/22/08   Gasoline Prices: Legislation in the 110th Congress  [225 Kb]  -- Updated
-09/25/06   Gasoline Prices: New Legislation and Proposals -- Updated
-05/04/11   Implications of Egypt's Turmoil on Global Oil and Natural Gas Supply  [234 Kb]
-02/11/11   Implications of Egypt's Turmoil on Global Oil and Natural Gas Supply  [221 Kb]
-07/28/08   Intelligence Reform at the Department of Energy: Policy Issues and Organizational Alternatives  [164 Kb]  -- NEW!
-07/17/09   Iraq: Oil and Gas Legislation, Revenue Sharing, and U.S. Policy
-03/29/11   The Japanese Nuclear Incident: Technical Aspects  [215 Kb]
-03/13/12   Keeping America's Pipelines Safe and Secure: Key Issues for Congress  [467 Kb]
-05/09/12   Keystone XL Pipeline Project: Key Issues  [590 Kb]
-02/27/02   Legal Issues Related to Proposed Drilling for Oil and Gas in the Artic National Wildlife Refuge  [243 Kb]  Updated.
-12/23/08   A Low Carbon Fuel Standard: State and Federal Legislation and Regulations
-10/19/12   Managing the Nuclear Fuel Cycle: Policy Implications of Expanding Global Access to Nuclear Power  [637 Kb]
-03/02/11   Managing the Nuclear Fuel Cycle: Policy Implications of Expanding Global Access to Nuclear Power  [553 Kb]
-07/01/09   Managing the Nuclear Fuel Cycle: Policy Implications of Expanding Global Access to Nuclear Power
-09/03/08   Managing the Nuclear Fuel Cycle: Policy Implications of Expanding Global Access to Nuclear Power  [283 Kb]  -- Updated
-06/30/09   The Manhattan Project, the Apollo Program, and Federal Energy Technology R&D Programs: A Comparative Analysis
-02/04/09   The Manhattan Project, the Apollo Program, and Federal Energy Technology R&D Programs: A Comparative Analysis
-09/03/08   The Manhattan Project, the Apollo Program, and Federal Energy Technology R&D Programs: A Comparative Analysis  [111 Kb]  -- NEW!
-11/18/13   Mexico's Oil and Gas Sector: Background, Reform Efforts, and Implications for the United States  [854 Kb]
-03/10/11   Middle East and North Africa Unrest: Implications for Oil and Natural Gas Markets  [366 Kb]
-12/21/06   NATO and Energy Security -- Updated
-08/10/11   Nuclear Energy Cooperation with Foreign Countries: Issues for Congress  [539 Kb]
-07/11/11   Nuclear Energy Cooperation with Foreign Countries: Issues for Congress  [539 Kb]
-04/29/13   Nuclear Energy: Overview of Congressional Issues  [241 Kb]
-12/11/12   Nuclear Energy: Overview of Congressional Issues  [235 Kb]
-06/20/12   Nuclear Energy Policy  [462 Kb]
-05/10/11   Nuclear Energy Policy  [354 Kb]
-12/10/09   Nuclear Energy Policy
-09/02/08   Nuclear Energy Policy  [177 Kb]  -- Updated
-11/29/06   Nuclear Fuel Reprocessing: U.S. Policy Development -- NEW!
-03/09/07   Nuclear Power: Outlook for New U.S. Reactors -- Updated
-03/29/11   Nuclear Power Plant Sites: Maps of Seismic Hazards and Population Centers  [506 Kb]
-06/25/13   Offshore Oil and Gas Development: Legal Framework  [915 Kb]
-05/02/11   Offshore Oil and Gas Development: Legal Framework  [1266 Kb]
-01/30/09   Offshore Oil and Gas Development: Legal Framework
-10/21/05   Oil and Gas Disruption from Hurricanes Katrina and Rita -- NEW!
-08/06/08   Oil Development on Federal Lands and the Outer Continental Shelf  [75 Kb]  -- Updated
-04/04/08   Oil Industry Profit Review 2007  [94 Kb]  -- NEW!
-08/04/05   Oil Industry Profits: Analysis of Recent Performance -- NEW!
-06/02/10   Oil Pollution Act of 1990 (OPA): Liability of Responsible Parties  [207 Kb]
-07/16/12   Oil Sands and the Keystone XL Pipeline: Background and Selected Environmental Issues  [1250 Kb]
-05/13/11   Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico: CRS Experts  [115 Kb]
-01/22/08   Outer Continental Shelf: Debate Over Oil and Gas Leasing and Revenue Sharing  [313 Kb]  -- Updated
-10/27/05   Outer Continental Shelf: Debate Over Oil and Gas Leasing and Revenue Sharing -- Updated
-09/16/08   Outer Continental Shelf Leasing: Side-by-Side Comparison of Five Legislative Proposals  [91 Kb]  -- Updated
-05/06/11   Outer Continental Shelf Moratoria on Oil and Gas Development  [351 Kb]
-03/23/11   Outer Continental Shelf Moratoria on Oil and Gas Development  [350 Kb]
-06/15/10   Outer Continental Shelf Moratoria on Oil and Gas Development  [367 Kb]
-04/07/10   Outer Continental Shelf Moratoria on Oil and Gas Development  [367 Kb]
-01/23/14   An Overview of Unconventional Oil and Natural Gas: Resources and Federal Actions  [877 Kb]
-06/23/08   Possible Federal Revenue from Oil Development of ANWR and Nearby Areas  [101 Kb]  -- NEW!
-07/15/08   Primer on Energy Derivatives and Their Regulation  [72 Kb]  -- NEW!
-06/08/12   Rare Earth Elements: The Global Supply Chain  [619 Kb]
-03/23/09   Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Tax Incentive Resources
-03/25/08   Renewable Energy: Background and Issues for the 110th Congress  [230 Kb]  -- Updated
-04/09/08   Renewable Energy R&D Funding History: A Comparison with Funding for Nuclear Energy, Fossil Energy, and Energy Efficiency R&D  [63 Kb]  -- NEW!
-10/14/10   Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS): Overview and Issues  [389 Kb]
-03/01/12   Rising Gasoline Prices 2012  [312 Kb]
-09/11/09   The Role of Federal Gasoline Excise Taxes in Public Policy
-09/18/08   Royalty Relief for U.S. Deepwater Oil and Gas Leases  [71 Kb]  -- Updated
-03/19/07   Royalty Relief for U.S. Deepwater Oil and Gas Leases -- Updated
-09/02/09   Russian Energy Policy Toward Neighboring Countries
-05/20/09   Russian Energy Policy Toward Neighboring Countries
-01/17/08   Russian Energy Policy Toward Neighboring Countries  [429 Kb]  -- Updated
-06/29/09   Science, Technology, and American Diplomacy: Background and Issues for Congress
-01/23/09   Selected Issues Related to an Expansion of the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS)
-07/08/08   Speculation and Energy Prices: Legislative Responses  [146 Kb]  -- Updated
-11/25/05   Strategic Petroleum Reserve -- Updated
-03/11/11   The Strategic Petroleum Reserve and Refined Product Reserves: Authorization and Drawdown Policy  [217 Kb]
-04/25/12   The Strategic Petroleum Reserve: Authorization, Operation, and Drawdown Policy  [428 Kb]
-04/02/12   The Strategic Petroleum Reserve: Authorization, Operation, and Drawdown Policy  [424 Kb]
-09/19/08   The Strategic Petroleum Reserve: History, Perspective, and Issues  [126 Kb]  -- Updated
-07/29/08   The Strategic Petroleum Reserve: History, Perspectives, and Issues  [124 Kb]  -- Updated
-06/06/08   The Strategic Petroleum Reserve: History, Perspectives, and Issues  [119 Kb]  -- Updated
-05/15/08   The Strategic Petroleum Reserve: History, Perspectives, and Issues  [120 Kb]  -- Updated
-02/14/08   The Strategic Petroleum Reserve: History, Perspectives, and Issues  [119 Kb]  -- Updated
-05/07/08   Transportation Fuel Taxes: Impacts of a Repeal or Moratorium  [90 Kb]  -- NEW!
-10/30/09   Unconventional Gas Shales: Development, Technology, and Policy Issues
-12/23/09   The United Arab Emirates Nuclear Program and Proposed U.S. Nuclear Cooperation
-10/28/09   The United Arab Emirates Nuclear Program and Proposed U.S. Nuclear Cooperation
-07/17/09   The United Arab Emirates Nuclear Program and Proposed U.S. Nuclear Cooperation
-06/11/09   The United Arab Emirates Nuclear Program and Proposed U.S. Nuclear Cooperation
-05/14/09   The United Arab Emirates Nuclear Program and Proposed U.S. Nuclear Cooperation
-01/28/13   U.S. and South Korean Cooperation in the World Nuclear Energy Market: Major Policy Considerations  [411 Kb]
-01/21/10   U.S. and South Korean Cooperation in the World Nuclear Energy Market: Major Policy Considerations
-02/28/13   U.S. Crude Oil and Natural Gas Production in Federal and Non-Federal Areas  [300 Kb]
-04/11/12   U.S. Energy: Overview and Key Statistics  [453 Kb]
-02/03/09   U.S. Energy: Overview and Selected Facts and Numbers
-10/28/09   U.S. Fossil Fuel Resources: Terminology, Reporting, and Summary
-12/22/06   U.S.-India Nuclear Cooperation: A Side-By-Side Comparison of Current Legislation -- Updated
-04/08/13   U.S. Natural Gas Exports: New Opportunities, Uncertain Outcomes  [857 Kb]
-06/26/12   U.S. Nuclear Cooperation with India: Issues for Congress  [484 Kb]
-05/07/12   U.S. Nuclear Cooperation with India: Issues for Congress  [484 Kb]
-12/15/11   U.S. Nuclear Cooperation with India: Issues for Congress  [488 Kb]
-08/11/11   U.S. Nuclear Cooperation with India: Issues for Congress  [191 Kb]
-07/21/11   U.S. Nuclear Cooperation with India: Issues for Congress  [425 Kb]
-10/28/10   U.S. Nuclear Cooperation with India: Issues for Congress  [416 Kb]
-09/30/10   U.S. Nuclear Cooperation with India: Issues for Congress  [411 Kb]
-04/08/10   U.S. Nuclear Cooperation with India: Issues for Congress  [412 Kb]
-02/24/10   U.S. Nuclear Cooperation with India: Issues for Congress  [414 Kb]
-02/04/10   U.S. Nuclear Cooperation with India: Issues for Congress  [413 Kb]
-12/17/09   U.S. Nuclear Cooperation with India: Issues for Congress
-11/05/09   U.S. Nuclear Cooperation with India: Issues for Congress
-10/17/08   U.S. Nuclear Cooperation with India: Issues for Congress  [267 Kb]  -- Updated
-07/30/08   U.S. Nuclear Cooperation with India: Issues for Congress  [233 Kb]  -- Updated
-04/23/08   U.S. Nuclear Cooperation with India: Issues for Congress  [230 Kb]  -- Updated
-02/12/08   U.S. Nuclear Cooperation with India: Issues for Congress  [222 Kb]  -- Updated
-12/22/06   U.S. Nuclear Cooperation with India: Issues for Congress -- Updated
-05/04/11   U.S. Offshore Oil and Gas Resources: Prospects and Processes  [375 Kb]
-04/26/10   U.S. Offshore Oil and Gas Resources: Prospects and Processes  [372 Kb]
-12/11/08   U.S. Oil Exports
-04/04/12   U.S. Oil Imports and Exports  [726 Kb]
-11/22/10   The U.S. Oil Refining Industry: Background in Changing Markets and Fuel Policies  [1877 Kb]
-01/11/11   U.S.-Russian Civilian Nuclear Cooperation Agreement: Issues for Congress  [185 Kb]
-06/30/09   The U.S. Science and Technology Workforce
-04/13/12   U.S. Trade Deficit and the Impact of Changing Oil Prices  [259 Kb]
-12/13/11   U.S. Trade Deficit and hte Impact of Changing Oil Prices  [266 Kb]
-06/15/11   U.S. Trade Deficit and the Impact of Changing Oil Prices  [158 Kb]
-11/13/09   U.S. Trade Deficit and the Impact of Changing Oil Prices
-12/12/08   U.S. Trade Deficit and the Impact of Rising Oil Prices
-09/12/08   U.S. Trade Deficit and the Impact of Rising Oil Prices  [71 Kb]  -- Updated
-12/13/06   U.S. Trade Deficit and the Impact of Rising Oil Prices -- Updated
-08/12/08   U.S. Trade Deficit and the Impact of Rising Oil Prices  [71 Kb]  -- Updated
-09/23/11   U.S. Wind Turbine Manufacturing: Federal Support for an Emerging Industry  [716 Kb]
-06/20/08   Wind Power in the United States: Technology, Economic, and Policy Issues  [662 Kb]  -- NEW!
-04/16/13   The World Bank Group Energy Sector Strategy  [543 Kb]
-06/09/05   World Oil Demand and Its Effect on Oil Prices -- Updated