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S.C., Georgia senators voice MOX support

...a vote on Moniz's nomination for three weeks. Scott cast the only vote opposing Moniz's nomination in the Senate Energy Committee.The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Com mis sion has given good marks to progress on the project for three years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-05-16/sc-georgia-senators-voic
A summit for solutions

...that all they can spare the No. 1 issue on Americans' minds? And, oh by the way, isn't this the job of the Senate Energy Committee? Regardless, we applaud the 10 senators involved -- five Democrats and five Republicans -- particulary Isakson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/01/edi_464058.shtml
Editorials
Company mired in money troubles

...rebuffed. USEC has recently beefed up its lobbying corps, hiring former White House Counsel Jack Quinn and former Senate Energy Committee Chairman Bennett Johnston, D-La., among others. Critics speculate USEC may be preparing another plea for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/12/tec_287062.shtml
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Nuclear power may be in its twilight

...enough to isolate radioactive waste for 10,000 years. Sen. Frank Murkowski, R-Alaska, chairman of the Senate Energy Committee, says the government should set up a temporary waste site at Yucca to relieve utilities. But that idea has met...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/28/bus_257466.shtml
Business
Deputy secretary could succeed Pena

...1988, and subsequent promotion to chairman by Mr. Clinton five years later. She also spent 12 years on the Senate Energy Committee staff. Ms. Moler won quick confirmation from the Senate to both the regulatory commission chairmanship and her...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/08/met_225694.shtml
Metro
Bush readying request for as much as $40 billion more for Katrina recovery

...money to private organizations. The storm disrupted oil drilling and distribution along the Gulf Coast, and the Senate Energy Committee convened a hearing into the rising cost of gasoline. Republicans and Democrats said they suspect price gouging...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/07/hur_1124.shtml
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A nuclear comeback?

...nuclear-friendly Congress, that could be about to change. U.S. Sen. Pete Domenici, R-N.M., chairman of the Senate Energy Committee, plans to introduce legislation to create financial incentives for utility firms to build new nuclear power plants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/17/edi_440144.shtml
Editorials | Savannah River Site
Funding shortfall threatens facility

...S. Sen. Pete Domenici, R-N.M., and U.S. Sen. Larry Craig, R-Idaho. Mr. Graham sits on the Senate Energy Committee with Mr. Domenici and Mr. Craig but is a junior member of that body. The shutout included the Modern Pit Facility...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/12/met_436984.shtml
Metro | Savannah River Site
Program fails to compensate injured nuclear weapons plant workers

...worth $15,000, to one worker. The Energy Department told lawmakers during a hearing Tuesday before the Senate Energy Committee that it needs more time and money to do a better job. Some lawmakers instead suggested turning the program over...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/01/liv_410692.shtml
Life & style
Greenspan: High natural gas prices affecting some industries

...is not clear whether those losses are temporary, pending a fall in price, or permanent." Greenspan told the Senate Energy Committee that it remained difficult to assess the impact of higher gas prices on the overall economy, but that high energy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/11/bus_380825.shtml
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