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The Energy Crisis - President Carter's Plan, 1977

1977 CREATED BY U.S. Information Agency. (1982 - 10/01/1999 ) USE RESTRICTIONS SPECIFIC RESTRICTIONS: Public Law 101-246 USE RESTRICTIONS NOTE: Issued February 6, 1990, this law provides for the domestic release and distribution of USIA motion pictures, films, videotapes, and other materials 12 years after initial dissemination overseas, or, if not disseminated, 12 years from the preparation of the material. ONLINE RESOURCES: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B001FB4Z9U NOTE: A DVD of this film can be ordered from our partner, Amazon.com/NATIONALARCHIVES. A DVD of this film is ALSO available for viewing and copying free of charge in the NARA Research Room in the Motion Picture, Sound, and Video Records Section, National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD. DESCRIPTION PAUL DUKE, PBS, INTERVIEWS A GROUP OF EXPERTS AND LEGISLATORS ABOUT PRESIDENT CARTER'S PLAN AS PRESENTED IN THE PRESIDENT'S ADDRESS TO CONGRESS ON APRIL 20. INCLUDES EXCERPTS FROM THIS ADDRESS AND THE PRESIDENTIAL PRESS CONFERENCE OF APRIL 22. GUESTS INCLUDE DR. GLENN SEABORG, NOBEL LAUREATE IN CHEMISTRY AND FORMER HEAD OF THE AEC, DAVID SCHWARTZ, ENERGY ECONOMIST FROM MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY, HUGH GREEN, FORMER ASSOCIATE ADMINISTRATOR, EPA, REPRESENTATIVE MORRIS UDALL OF ARIZONA AND CONNECTICUT SENATOR LOWELL WEICKER. TOPICS OF THE DISCUSSION INCLUDE THE REALITY OF THE CRISIS, CONSERVATION, CONVERSION TO COAL, AND ALTERNATIVE ENERGY SOURCES. FOR MORE INFORMATION: http://arcweb.archives.gov/arc/action/ExternalDOSearch?searchExpression=50458
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