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Attitude adjustment

...University, and tech-focused government installations such as Savannah River Site ? which has a sizable nuclear and environmental-technology research component ? and Fort Gordon, ground zero for the Army's information technology and cyber-security...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-20/attitude-adjustment
Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant | The Augusta Chronicle

...River to operate cooling towers for two new nuclear reactors at Plant Vogtle has been issued despite strong opposition from environmental and water ... Ray La Luz gladly stepped forward when the call went out for new trade workers to help alleviate a labor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/businesses/vogtle-nuclear-powe
Bottom line

...cheap and safe, there's no shame in sticking with what works."It's kind of hard to beat gasoline" for public and environmental health, said study co-author Julian Marshall, an engineering professor at the University of Minnesota. "A lot of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-16/bottom-line
Augusta toxic waste site permitted to stop treating groundwater

After three decades of environmental cleanup, an Augusta toxic waste site has been given permission...won't have to draw it for treatment, according to a Georgia Environmental Protection Division consent order filed Nov. 18.The site...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-10/augusta-toxic-waste-site-per
Plant Vogtle gets permit to draw Savannah River water for new cooling towers

...Plant Vogtle has been issued despite strong opposition from environmental and water protection groups.Southern Nuclear Operating...and 4 now under construction, according to the Georgia Environmental Protection Division.More than 250 comments were submitted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-11/plant-vogtle-gets-permit-dra
Invitation to Bid Sealed bids will be received at this office on T...

...office on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 @ 3:00 p.m. for furnishing: Bid Item 14-238 Storage and Site Improvements for Environmental Services Department Bids will be received by Augusta, GA Commission hereinafter referred to as the OWNER at the offices...

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Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan becomes Georgia issue

...filed a formal objection to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's proposed Clean...even greater reductions in emissions.Environmental groups filed their own comments in...veto over any regulations the state Environmental Protection Division drafts to implement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-02/environmental-protection-agen
Committee became a forum for small business issues under chairman

...paperwork.Graves also pressured government agencies for more time for companies to comment on regulations such as an Environmental Protection Agency rule on waterways, Kuhlman says.The committee is one of several government advocates for small business...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-12/committee-became-forum-sma
Georgia, South still low in health rankings

...high level of uninsured residents, where it's ranked 46th.It's the 25th year of the rankings, which use health, environmental and socioeconomic data to determine national health benchmarks and state rankings. It is published by United Health Foundation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-12-13/georgia-south-still-low-heal
Georgia still 38th in health ranking

...high level of uninsured residents, where it's ranked 46th.It's the 25th year of the rankings, which use health, environmental and socioeconomic data to determine national health benchmarks and state rankings. It is published by United Health Foundation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-12/georiga-still-38th-health-ra