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S.C. DHEC threatens fines for Savannah River Site cleanup delays

...deadlines to clean and close nuclear waste storage tanks at Savannah River Site.In a Monday letter to U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, DHEC director Catherine Templeton repeated her criticism of cleanup efforts at the South Carolina...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-16/sc-dhec-threatens-fines-savan
Energy plan could boost small reactor research at SRS

A new funding initiative unveiled last week by Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu could accelerate efforts by private companies to build small modular nuclear reactors at Savannah River Site.The draft...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-01-25/energy-plan-could-boost-
Savannah River Site security officers win competition

...contractor WSI-SRS was one of 11 teams representing Department of Energy sites. The team was awarded the Department of Energy Secretary's Trophy in the five-man team competition. This year marked the 10th time an SRS team has won the award...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-04-27/savannah-river-site-security-
DOE mock attacks test security at SRS

...terrorists and spies, when, in fact, they are not," the report states. Peter Stockton, a special assistant to then-DOE Secretary Bill Richardson from 1999 to 2001, is a paid consultant with the oversight group. "Generally the understanding was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/02/met_387684.shtml
Metro | Savannah River Site
House's decision pleases all sides

...Representatives not to change the Nuclear Waste Policy Act benefits both groups. The decision put off a request from Department of Energy Secretary Spencer Abraham to reclassify waste at three nuclear facilities from high-level to low-level, including...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/07/met_394838.shtml
Metro | Savannah River Site
Supports bringing Modern Pit Facility to SRS

While I could not attend the recent meeting with Department of Energy Secretary Spencer Abraham due to a prior commitment, I fully support the effort to bring the Modern Pit Facility to the Savannah River Site...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/17/let_388301.shtml
Letters | Savannah River Site
Request to boost SRS tax delayed

...that would manufacture softball-sized plutonium pits used to trigger atomic weapons, Mr. Killian said. Department of Energy Secretary Spencer Abraham won't make his selection until next spring, and with 1,500 new jobs at stake, county...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/13/met_387180.shtml
Metro | Aiken County Council | Savannah River Site
Arafat is terrorist-friendly

...who attacked us. President Bush threatened every nation that is protecting terrorists with the same fate. So why does Secretary of State Colin Powell treat Yasser Arafat any differently? You may argue (in my opinion, falsely) that Arafat...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/12/01/op_323107.shtml
Opinion columns
A journalist's notebook on Washington's inaugural weekend

...reception at the Willard Hotel, virtually everyone was hailing the Bush nomination of Spencer Abraham to be Department of Energy secretary. "He's a good guy," assured host Craig Lesser. Atlanta-based Southern Energy was unveiling its new...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/01/24/op_308515.shtml
Opinion columns
Money down the drain

...vintage - it has had trouble tracing funds and clearing audits since 1994. It just seems to get worse every year. DOE Secretary Dick Riley, who had a successful tenure as South Carolina governor in the 1980s, hasn't gotten to first base cleaning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/30/edi_298767.shtml
Editorials