2014 US Code
Title 42 - The Public Health and Welfare (Sections 1 - 18445)
Chapter 98 - Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion Research and Development (Sections 9001 - 9009)
Sec. 9008 - Definitions

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Publication TitleUnited States Code, 2012 Edition, Supplement 2, Title 42 - THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARE
CategoryBills and Statutes
CollectionUnited States Code
SuDoc Class NumberY 1.2/5:
Contained WithinTitle 42 - THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARE
Sec. 9008 - Definitions
Containssection 9008
Laws In Effect As Of DateJanuary 5, 2015
Positive LawNo
Source CreditPub. L. 96-310, §9, July 17, 1980, 94 Stat. 946.
Statutes at Large Reference94 Stat. 946
Public and Private LawPublic Law 96-310

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42 U.S.C. § 9008 (2014)

§9008. Definitions

As used in this chapter, the term—

(1) "ocean thermal energy conversion" means a method of converting part of the heat from the Sun which is stored in the surface layers of a body of water into electrical energy or energy product equivalent;

(2) "energy product equivalent" means an energy carrier including, but not limited to, ammonia, hydrogen, or molten salts or an energy-intensive commodity, including, but not limited to, electrometals, fresh water, or nutrients for aquaculture; and

(3) "Secretary" means the Secretary of Energy.

(Pub. L. 96–310, §9, July 17, 1980, 94 Stat. 946.)

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