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Dangerous sodium reactor spent fuel dissolved at Savannah River Site

...thorium-uranium alloy that made it unsuitable for fabricating fuel for nuclear energy power plants such as the Tennessee Valley Authority.In 2011, the Sodium Reactor Experiment material was singled out by a federal oversight panel as needing urgent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-03/dangerous-sodium-reactor-spe
Republicans ruinous

...Let's take a look back.From 1933 to 1981, there were many socialistic programs such as Social Security; the Tennessee Valley Authority; the Works Project Administration to put people to work; the Civilian Conservation Corps that built the national...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-07/republicans-ruinous
What a hazardous waste

...goodbye. Kiss the 1,800 skilled-construction jobs goodbye. Kiss the potential fuel-supply deal with the Tennessee Valley Authority's power plants goodbye. And, most importantly, you can give a goodbye kiss to the removal of 34 metric...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-14/what-hazardous-waste
PSC priority is managing Vogtle costs

...pressure to serve all customers during the current cold snap. On the other hand, electricity customers of the Tennessee Valley Authority are being instructed to turn back their thermostats to conserve because that system can't keep up with demand...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-01-26/psc-priority-managing-vogtle
Barbara Phifer

...Technological University with a BS in Civil Engineering in 1982. After graduation, she was employed by the Tennessee Valley Authority at the Watts Bar Nuclear Plant. In 1983 she married the love of her life, Mark Phifer, and moved to North...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000169073391
Barbara Phifer

...Technological University with a BS in Civil Engineering in 1982. After graduation, she was employed by the Tennessee Valley Authority at the Watts Bar Nuclear Plant. In 1983 she married the love of her life, Mark Phifer, and moved to North...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000169061839
Savannah River Site modernizes tracking program for nuclear bomb reservoirs

...changes, vibration, centrifugal force and drop tests. Workers also extract tritium from fuel rods produced at Tennessee Valley Authority reactors and from both surplus and active warhead reservoirs.Though the number of nuclear warheads in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-08-21/srs-modernizes-tracking-progr
Environmental groups seek updated cost estimates for MOX project

...which manages the nation's nuclear weapons stockpile and is in charge of the MOX project, is working with Tennessee Valley Authority in its quest to find clients willing to use the fuel. So far, no formal agreement has been reached.The comment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-10-11/environmental-groups-seek-upd
MOX facility at SRS gets powdered plutonium feedstock

...nuclear security administration, which manages the nation's nuclear weapons stockpile, is working with the Tennessee Valley Authority in its quest to find clients willing to use the fuel.The MOX fuel plant is scheduled to open in 2016, with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-11-16/mox-facility-srs-gets-powd
SRS contractor earns praise, performance fee

...well-met. Highlighted accomplishments included:Completing final shipment of low enriched uranium to the Tennessee Valley Authority, exceeding the contract to ship 301 metric tons of LEU for use in TVA's nuclear power reactors. In 335 safe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-01-10/srs-contrac