Agency at a Glance
The United States Department of Energy (DOE) is responsible for policies regarding energy and safety in handling nuclear material. Its responsibilities include the nation's nuclear weapons program, nuclear reactor production for the United States Navy, energy conservation, energy-related research, radioactive waste disposal, and domestic energy production.
The DOE is a Cabinet-level department with over 13,000 Federal employees and over 90,000 contract employees. DOE operates 17 national laboratories and technical facilities for research and development.
Annual Budget: $30.6Billion
Secretary of Energy: Rick Perry
NEW REPORT ALERT: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Unclassified Cybersecurity Program – 2018: https://t.co/eDCKBrUfBC
NEW REPORT ALERT: Audit of Cost Allowability for Battelle Memorial Institute’s Contract to Manage Pacific Northwest… https://t.co/DLtvMtFLbK
NEW REPORT ALERT: Followup on Well Decommissioning at the Hanford Site. Find out more: https://t.co/wjidaFH3hM
Do you suspect fraud, waste, or abuse in #Energy programs? Contact the #EnergyHotline with your concerns: https://t.co/3dZB1X2oiA
NEW REPORT ALERT: Management of the Workers’ Compensation Program at the Hanford Site. Find out more: https://t.co/PIccJ9gqTa