Energy Research and Development Administration
|Category|| : ||Governmental » Firms & Organizations
|Country/Region|| : ||United States
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What does ERDA mean?
Energy Research and Development Administration (ERDA) was a United States government organization created as part of the Energy Reorganization Act of 1974, which was passed on October 11, 1974. The act created two new agencies: the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, which would regulate the nuclear power industry, and the ERDA, designed to manage the nuclear weapon, naval reactor, and energy development programs.