Role of Government in Energy and Mineral Resources Research

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GSA recognizes the essential role of government in conducting and supporting research that contributes to (1) developing a steady, sustainable mineral and energy supply for a resilient society; (2) developing renewable energy resources, recycling, resource substitution, and strategies to increase efficiency and conservation; (3) promoting sound mineral and energy policies through enhanced assessment of mineral and energy resources and the environmental implications of their use; and (4) enhancing public awareness of mineral and energy resource issues.

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  • critical issues, database publication, energy, mineral resources, policy