Category: History and Overview of Solar Heat Technologies

Management Changes and Snihifting Program Goals

Many gove^rnment programs experience significant changes in direction or emphasis with every change of administration, especially when a different political party occupies the White House. But changes also occur even when the same party succeeds to executive power but under a new president. Of all the gove^rnment-sponsored R&D programs, those dealing with energy seemed to […]

Organizational Support Programs

Volume 10 cites, as organizational support activities, programs that involved the utilities, state and local governments, international coopera­tion, and labor, law, or environmental issues. Surprisingly, the environ­mental issues received little attention in the early development of the solar heat technologies program. Most of the emphasis was on energy conser­vation and security. Today the linkage between […]