The DOE’s mission is to advance the national, economic, and energy security of the United States; to promote scientific and technological innovation in support of that mission; and to ensure the environmental cleanup of the national nuclear weapons complex.
The records maintained by the DOE often involve:
- proprietary matters,
- classified matters,
- innovation matters, and
- environmental matters
These types of information may not be granted under the FOIA to protect national security, proprietary interests of submitters; personal privacy of individuals, and open and frank discussion.
A paper copy of the report can be obtained at the Headquarters FOIA from:
FOIA Requester Service Center
1000 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20585