Summary: H.R.737 — 94th Congress (1975-1976)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (01/14/1975)

Geothermal Energy Research, Development, and Commercial Demonstration Act - Requires the Director of the National Science Foundation to initiate and support basic and applied research relating to geothermal energy development.

Requires the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to initiate and carry out commercial demonstrations, research, and development in geothermal energy technology.

Provides that the Administration shall dispose of, by sublease or otherwise, all projects undertaken under this Act.

Directs the Administration to assure the protection of the environment, persons, and property in projects undertaken pursuant to this Act.

Requires the Administration to report to the Congress and the President every six months on the progress made under this Act.

Authorizes appropriations for six fiscal years of $80,000,000 to carry out programs under this Act.