"War Time" implemented as an energy-saving measure

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"War Time" implemented as an energy-saving measure - Proponents of the measure, including including...
Proponents of the measure, including including President Roosevelt, have asserted -that the advanced time would contribute to the nation's available electric power supply by leveling off some of the demand peaks. One pre-war estimate was that 750,000 kilowatts of power capacity, capacity, equal to about 1,000,000 horsepower horsepower for industry, would be saved. saved. The Federal Power Commission Commission plans to make a detailed study in an effort to measure accurately accurately the effect of "daylight saving' 1 time.

Clipped from The Daily Telegram09 Feb 1942, MonPage 1

The Daily Telegram (Adrian, Michigan)09 Feb 1942, MonPage 1
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