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...Received the Gold Award from J. Smith Lanier Insurance Brokers DENNIS YATESAward/honor: Named the 2013 Department of Energy facility representative of the year.Details: He works in the Savannah River Operations Office.DR. ROBERT LEISHEARAward...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-07/biz-bits
Mountains of tree debris to be converted to wood chips

...recovery efforts for Superstorm Sandy and Hurricane Katrina, said wood chips can be recycled as mulch, sold to an energy facility that uses them as fuel or sent to a landfill.The piles mounted because the city started moving tree debris to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-26/mountains-tree-debris-be-conv
Renewable energy facility announced for Augusta Corporate Park

A new renewable energy facility announced Thursday for Augusta Corporate Park will find its main source of power coming from neighboring Starbucks' waste.Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-11-07/renewable-e
Southern Co. might bid on Georgia solar project

...Georgia, Southern Co. now wants to build solar projects in the state.Southern Power may propose building new solar energy facilities to provide electricity for customers served by Georgia Power, according to documents filed with state regulators...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-09/southern-co-might-bid-georgia
Georgia is leading the way toward a sustainable energy future

...portfolio for future generations.In 2010, nuclear energy facilities employed more than 4,180 Georgians, paid $160...viewed over the 60-year window during which nuclear energy facilities will operate, these facilities are one of the most...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-08-25/georgia-leading-
Vogtle and other nuclear sites briefed on TVA gunfire probe

...weapons and technology to repel a terrorist attack."We have a relentless focus on the safe operation of our nuclear energy facilities," Sullivan said. "As a result, they are among the safest and most secure industrial facilities in the United...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-04-22/vogtle-and-other-nuclear-site
SRS research lab works on wireless security

...classified communications.Work on the network design began four years ago and could eventually be used by Department of Energy facilities, other federal agencies and critical manufacturing sites, the lab said.The hardware includes components of a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-06-06/srs-research-lab-works-wirele
Nuke plan skirts rules, group says

...they fully intend to use the NRC licensing process if they intend to pursue small modular reactors on Department of Energy facilities," he said.The concept of building prototype commercial reactors at the site has been touted as a way to extend...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-01-19/nuke-plan-skirts-rules-group-
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Colorado ecologist chosen to lead Savannah River Ecology Lab

...human-wildlife interactions.Savannah River Ecology Lab has pursued basic and applied research atSRS, a U.S. Department of Energy facility, since ecology pioneer Eugene Odum established it in 1951. Research projects at SREL enable DOE to understand and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2011-10-13/colorado-ecologist-chose
Modular nuclear reactor partnerships formed at SRS

...technologies at SRS facilities.The agreements would allow companies to use Savannah River Sites's land assets, energy facilities and nuclear expertise to support potential private-sector development, testing and licensing of prototype modular...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2012-03-02/modular-nuc