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US stocks slide the most in two months

...other countries such as the U.S. have stepped up production.The decline in oil prices accelerated after the U.S. Energy Department reported that domestic oil inventories had increased. Analysts expected a decline.Benchmark U.S. crude...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-10/us-stocks-slide-most-two-m
Savannah River Site shipments to WIPP delayed until facility reopens in 2016

...operations.The Waste Isolation Pilot Plant has been closed since a radiation release in February, and the U.S. Energy Department said full scale operations won't resume until 2019 when it installs a new ventilation system and exhaust shaft...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-01/savannah-river-site-shipment
U.S. Energy Department disputes South Carolina's refusal to extend tank closure deadline

A battle between the state of South Carolina and U.S. Energy Department escalated last week as the two sides continue to debate deadlines for cleaning up Cold War-era nuclear waste storage tanks at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-22/us-energy-department-dispute
Costs increase nearly $1 billion for salt waste facility at Savannah River Site

...risen nearly $1 billion, according to an official at the South Carolina site.Latest projections from the U.S. Energy Department estimate the Salt Waste Processing Facility will cost $2.3 billion to build and start up ? an increase of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-17/costs-increase-nearly-1-bill
Across South Carolina

...said its nuclear engineering program had received a $4 million federal research grant.The school said the U.S. Energy Department also awarded the grants to Geor gia Tech, the Massa chusetts Institute of Tech nol ogy, the University of Wis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-11/across-south-carolina
South Carolina denies request to postpone tank closures at Savannah River Site

The state of South Carolina isn't giving any leeway to the U.S. Energy Department's deadlines for cleaning up Cold War-era, nuclear waste storage tanks at Savannah River Site.S.C. Department of Health...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-02/south-carolina-denies-reques
Energy officials discuss German waste in South Carolina

COLUMBIA - U.S. Energy Department officials say the German government is paying researchers at the Savannah River Site near Aiken to study how to handle waste that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-11/energy-officials-discuss-ger
Public meeting today on potential German waste shipments to SRS

Federal officials from the U.S. Energy Department will discuss potential shipments of highly-radioactive nuclear waste from Germany at a public meeting Tuesday.A brief presentation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-23/public-meeting-tuesday-poten
MOX facility at Savannah River Site could get funding for construction

...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 construction.The plant has become increasingly expensive, leading...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-11/mox-facility-savannah-river-s
Across South Carolina

...analysis and recommendations for the Hanford Nuclear Reservation than previous reviews in 2008 and 2010.The U.S. Energy Department supports the review to resolve questions raised this spring after more than two dozen workers received medical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-29/across-south-carolina