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Exxon CEO talks Arctic oil drilling, risks, lessons

...Arctic is the next great frontier for oil and gas - and one of the most environmentally fragile places on earth.An Energy Department advisory council study adopted last week said the U.S. should start exploring for oil and gas in the Arctic soon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-03/exxon-ceo-talks-arctic-oil
National lab director seeks next generation of nuclear workers

...environmental remediation, tritium processing and nonproliferation.But now the national lab, one of 17 in the U.S. Energy Department, works across an assortment of fields. Fifty-eight percent of its focus has to do with national security, 35...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-10/national-lab-director-seeks-n
Jack Craig named new manager for Savannah River Site

...Moody who is retiring from the Energy Department in June and was manager at SRS...activities.Craig has worked for the Energy Department for 20 years in various positions...federal staff who support 15 Energy Department sites with an annual budget...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-17/jack-craig-named-new-manager
Savannah River Site contractor removes 5 million gallons of salt waste from underground tanks

...Cold War era nuclear weapons production.Savannah River Remediation, the liquid-waste contractor at the U.S. Energy Department site, said the 5-million-gallon milestone was reached in February, according to a news release. Processing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-12/savannah-river-site-contract
Savannah River Site recycles 568 tons of materials, precious metals worth $1.4 million

...purchased."Unlike household recycling, which is often limited to items such as aluminum cans and paper, the U.S. Energy Department site recycles a wide range of materials. For instance, the site separates large amounts of silver from the liquid...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-19/savannah-river-site-recycles-
US drillers are fighting back against OPEC, low oil prices

...report that it expects U.S. production to begin to fall later this year, echoing the prediction of the U.S. Energy Department.To compete, drillers have to find ways to get more oil out of each well, pushing down the cost for each barrel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-27/us-drillers-are-fighting-b
Price of oil falls again after 'head fake' rally; price of gas likely to follow

...not fall as much as expected.U.S. production is not expected to start to slip until June, according to the Energy Department, and even then the declines are expected to be slight. And though U.S. production is expected to decline every...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-13/price-oil-falls-again-afte
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
Energy Department investigating SRS for neglect

...facilities. Now the U.S. Energy Department has initiated a probe that could...Two investigators from the Energy Department's headquarters in Washington...Price-Anderson Amendments Act, the Energy Department can fine contractors that violated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/21/met_213312.shtml
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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-