The Energy Industry Competition and Development Act of 1977, S. 1927: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Antitrust and Monopoly of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, Ninety-fifth Congress, First Session, on S. 1927 and S. 1916 ...
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1978
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Page 223 - Each separate violation of such an order shall be a separate offense, except that in the case of a violation through continuing failure or neglect to obey a final order of the Commission each day of continuance of such failure or neglect shall be deemed a separate offense.
Page 160 - II < tH £ 3 73 conventional refining technology and extensions of existing processes, so much so that in many respects a coal or shale oil conversion plant may have a number of features in common with an oil refinery. High temperature and high pressure treatment of hydrocarbon fluids, catalytic processing of hydrocarbons, fluidized bed design and hydrogenation processes, as well as conventional separation processes have applications common to oil processing in coal conversion and shale oil recovery....
Page 88 - I am a member of the board of directors of the Chamber of Commerce of the United States and chairman of its taxation committee.
Page 45 - Committee, my name is Robert D. Partridge I am Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA).
Page 80 - Kenneth Arrow, later a Nobel laureate, observed, "Truly among man's innovations, the use of organization to accomplish his ends is among both his greatest and his earliest.
Page 26 - CIO agrees with the US Chamber of Commerce, the National Association of Manufacturers, and the AFL agrees with them, and then certain members of this committee agree with each other.
Page 185 - Beg said that this judgment contained "glaringly erroneous conclusions, reached by ignoring what has been repeatedly laid down in election cases by this court, even if one were to assume for the sake of argument that all the findings of fact reached by the trial court, including some very questionable ones, on which its conclusions rest, were correct".
Page 161 - The mine employs about 500, produces three million tons of coal per year, and is one of the largest and most modern underground mines in the country. Through the experience gained in this initial operation, we are developing the managerial and operating capability to permit expanding our coal operations. At the present time, sales opportunities are being limited by air pollution regulations and the fact that our Illinois coal typically has a sulfur...
Page 186 - ... and managerial expertise to these areas. V. SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS There is no monopoly power or threat of monopoly power by any oil company, or group of oil companies, in any individual fuel sector or in total energy. Statistics presented in this paper as well as in the Federal Trade Commission study on energy concentration ratios and oil company diversification do ". . not provide any positive support for the proposal that petroleum companies be banned from acquiring coal or uranium companies;...