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Tiny power plants hold promise for nuclear energy

...counterparts may herald the future for an energy industry under intense scrutiny since...disaster, the incoming head of the Nuclear Energy Agency told The Associated Press.Size is...of the Paris-based forum for nuclear energy countries, said the U.S. has a window...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-17/tiny-power-plants-hold-pro
Company uses storm debris to make power

...That's code for "we burn wood chips and shredded tires to make electricity." It fits in the realm of environmentally friendly energy because the trees and tires are waste kept out of landfills. The Massachussetts-based company began receiving downed trees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/tim-rausch/2014-04-16/company-use
South Carolina seeks MOX ruling

...trial.The state is suing the U.S. Energy Department to keep the government from...a semi-autonomous agency within the Energy Department. But construction costs have...speech in Atlanta on Wednesday, U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz said he discussed with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-16/south-carolina-seeks-mox-ruli
Swan Racing owner Brandon Davis having trouble keeping team up and running

...sponsorship for the two-car operation.Swan Racing owner Brandon Davis, the CEO of independent oil and gas company Swan Energy, bought the organization in late 2012. Cole Whitt drives the No. 26 Toyota Camry and Parker Kligerman drives the No. 30...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-04-17/swan-racing-owner-brandon-
U.S. debilitation is willful

...has made the Middle East wealthy. Why not us?The United Nations wants to dictate that our oil companies find other means of energy. When will the madness stop? The wall of ignorance and obstinate self-admiration is obvious in the decisions that cry out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-04-16/us-debilitation-willful
USC Aiken center awarded for fostering small business

...chance," DiSano said of small businesses, both existing and emerging. "You're dealing with people that have creativity and energy. They're optimistic in believing they can do something special and call it their own. It's very energizing to work with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-04-16/usc-aiken-c
Georgia solar business booming

...Georgia's 225-percent increase in jobs related to the solar-energy industry is the highest in the nation as it plays catch-up...capacity, according to Rhone Resch, president of the Solar Energy Industries Association.The national trade group credits falling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-16/georgia-solar-business-boo
Savannah River Site public meeting Thursday

Federal funding for Savannah River Site and future work at the U.S. Energy Department site will be discussed during a public forum on Thursday.Department of Energy site manager Dave Moody and acting CFO Doug Hintze will make presentations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-14/savannah-river-site-public-me
Across Georgia

...more years of tax-free shopping holidays for school items and energy-efficient appliances.Gov. Nathan Deal on Mon day signed...weekends for back-to-school shopping Aug. 1 and 2 and for energy-efficient dishwashers, refrigerators and other appliances...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-14/across-georgia
Savannah River Site | The Augusta Chronicle

...Jones, a senior vice president for Areva, said the U.S. Energy Department over-estimated life-cycle costs for the MOX...company has not received direction from the NNSA or U.S. Energy Department to change its construction status. Don't Miss...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/businesses/savannah-river-site