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Why refinery strike has had little bite at gas pump

...plants, York says.The amount of gasoline in storage is higher than average for this time of year, according to the Energy Department, which provides a buffer to any possible supply disruption. And because this is a slow time of year for refineries...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-17/why-refinery-strike-has-ha
Misguided on MOX

...this project, not strangle it in bureaucratic red tape and bury it with budgetary mumbo-jumbo.Currently, the Energy Department is trying to maintain a poker face while awaiting the results of an outside analysis of MOX "alternatives." This...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-06/misguided-mox
Savannah River Site, S.C. DHEC agree to extend tank closure 27 days

...Environmental Control.The state and the U.S. Energy Department have been disputing the cleanup deadlines for two...close the tanks or pay steep fines.In August, the Energy Department requested to postpone the closure deadlines for tanks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-12/savannah-river-site-sc-dhec-
Savannah River Remediation receives 95 percent of award fee for 2014

...repository four days after the release occurred, and the contractor provided ongoing support during the year as the Energy Department began a recovery program."Importantly, SRR managed this situation to meet one of DOE's highest priorities with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-13/savannah-river-remediation-r
Budget proposal for MOX facility remains level while study is underway

...analysis of plutonium disposition methods. The study will be completed before the fiscal year ends in September, the Energy Department said."We will stay with $345 million until completing the analysis, then work with Congress to finalize (fiscal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-02/budget-proposal-mox-faci
Transparency motivates longtime nuclear activist

...in his scrutiny of the MOX plant.On Monday, an Energy Department report cited the program as an example of mismanaged...nonproliferation. He was drawn to investigate SRS and the Energy Department because he said the public wasn't paying attention...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-17/transparency-motivates-longt
Federal report on mismanaged projects makes example of MOX facility at Savannah River Site

...new report from the U.S. Energy Department.Construction of the mixed-oxide...weapons-grade plutonium after the Energy Department reviewed 37 options. As the...semi-autonomous branch of the Energy Department. The final cost is estimated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-12/federal-report-mismanaged-pr
Savannah River Site contractor docked a quarter of its fiscal 2014 performance fee

...partially because of ongoing cost overruns for a new waste processing facility.According to a memo from the U.S. Energy Department and National Nuclear Security Administration, SRNS was eligible for $21.12 million and was awarded $16...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-08/savannah-river-site-contracto
In spite of itself

...the prosperity trickling out of the economy is being felt meaningfully by the average American.Also, Obama's Energy Department and Environmental Protection Division have waged regulatory war on affordable energy production ? especially the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-06/spite-itself
The price of US oil dips briefly below $50

...2.20 per gallon. That's $1.12 cheaper than last year at this time and the lowest since May of 2009. The Energy Department estimates the drop in gasoline prices will save U.S. households $550 this year.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-05/price-us-oil-dips-briefly-