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Tritium facility at Savannah River Site wins sustainability award

Savannah River Site's tritium administration building won the first sustainability award from the National Nuclear Security Administration.The 11,500-square foot facility met requirements for energy, water and waste reduction in addition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-28/tritium-facility-savannah-riv
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions' Carol Johnson speaks at Augusta chamber event

...The SRNS is funded almost equally by the Department of Energy's Environmental Management Division and National Nuclear Security Administration.Johnson's 30-year career in the nuclear and environmental management industry has spanned leadership...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-09-04/savannah-ri
U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz to visit Savannah River Site

...Center.S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley, Sen. Lindsey Graham and Undersecretary for Nuclear Security and National Nuclear Security Administration administrator Frank Klotz also are scheduled to visit the Department of Energy site.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-24/us-energy-secretary-ernest-m
U.S. Senate appropriators recommend $400 million for MOX plant at Savannah River Site

...alternative for disposing of plutonium than the MOX facility but that the program, which is managed by the National Nuclear Security Administration, needs a thorough review."We're going to get the contractors and (U.S. Depart ment of Energy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-17/us-senate-appropriators-
MOX facility at Savannah River Site could get funding for construction

...Armed Services Committee last week increased funding for the plant by $145 million and directed the National Nuclear Security Administration, a semi-autonomous branch of the U.S. Energy Department which manages the MOX project, to continue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-11/mox-facility-savannah-river-s
Audit of MOX at Savannah River Site faults federal agency, contractor with mismanagement

The National Nuclear Security Administration was warned the cost of a plutonium-processing plant at Savannah River Site was at high-risk of steep increases before the start...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-27/audit-mox-savannah-river-sit
South Carolina drops lawsuit challenging MOX shutdown

...River Site on Friday.The lawsuit, filed in mid-March, accused Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz and the National Nuclear Security Administration of using fiscal year 2014 funding approved to construct the site to shut it down. The federal agencies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-02/south-carolina-drops-lawsuit
Messing up MOX

...supposedly puts that figure at $30 billion.The study exists, says the U.S. Department of Energy. The National Nuclear Security Administration and even the White House says so, too.OK ? so where is it?Few people apparently have seen it. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-04-09/messing-mox
Savannah River Sites's MOX plant cost estimates challenged

...Bruce Held, interim administrator of the National Nuclear Security Administration, which manages the project, also stood...committed to completing construction." The National Nuclear Security Administration has not issued orders to stop construction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-04/savannah-river-sitess-mox-pla
What's really behind this MOX cutoff?

...other DOE projects?Perhaps the state's lawsuit against the Energy Department and its semiautonomous National Nuclear Security Administration will shed some light on the veracity of the figures, and, in turn, the true motivations for yanking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-20/whats-really-behind-m