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Nuclear institute helped teachers promote STEM

...meetings with nuclear power reactor personnel. The institute also featured a tour of Savannah River Site, including waste-management facilities and briefings on activities at the Savannah River National Laboratory. CLASSROOM WORKSHOPS at the University...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-08-16/nuclear-institut
Tesla Motors co-founder wants to electrify commercial trucks

...installing its powertrains on 25 FedEx delivery trucks and 17 garbage trucks for the Ratto Group, a Santa Rosa-based waste management company. Its plug-in powertrains feature an electric engine, battery system and on-board power generator that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-02/tesla-motors-co-founder-wa
Privatizing the storage of nuclear plants' used fuel is worth pursuing

...nuclear waste disposal is painfully evident in the Yucca Mountain fiasco, with more than $10 billion spent on nuclear waste management since the 1970s but scarcely anything to show for it.In fact, the amount of used fuel being stored at nuclear plants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-06-28/privatizing-stor
Public Notice: Solvent Storage Tanks (S33-S36) Hazardous Waste Per...

...Savannah River Site, 730-1B, Aiken, SC 29808. Please send your comments to S. L. French, Director, Division of Waste Management, South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, 2600 Bull Street, Columbia, SC 29201-1708...

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Tiger Woods to play Masters

...Hero World Challenge in December after a long layoff recovering from his back ailments. He struggled again in the Waste Management Phoenix Open, where he missed the cut after shooting an 82 that marked the highest score of his career."We all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-04-03/tiger-woods-play-masters
Savannah River Site holding public info sessions in Augusta

...Participants can choose to attend two of four sessions, each lasting 45 minutes, on nuclear materials management, waste management, environmental monitoring and restoration and the Savannah River National Laboratory.The event is at the Jaguar...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-26/savannah-river-site-holding-
City looks to water, garbage revenue to cover budget request

...million, from electrical franchises, according to budget documents. Water franchises generated $2.7 million and waste management generated $1.2 million in the 2013 budget.Williams said Augusta's 3.5 percent fee fell in range with the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-10-09/city-looks-water-garbage
Laird leads, Woods, Mickelson leave Phoenix Open

...Cabrera (69) ? were in the group four shots behind.That's not who the crowd came to see.Woods was playing the Waste Management Phoenix Open for the first time in 14 years. "Welcome back!" the gallery shouted to him on Thursday. "Thanks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-30/laird-leads-woods-mickelson-
Savannah River Site, S.C. DHEC agree to extend tank closure 27 days

...solution to avoid the need for further extensions," said Daphne Neel, the department's chief of Bureau of Land and Waste Management, in a news release.SRS has 51 radioactive-waste tanks, six of which are no longer in use. Some of the site's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-12/savannah-river-site-sc-dhec-
Richmond County chemical releases rose slightly in 2013

...that are potentially toxic to human health and the environment, and they can be used to track trends in releases or waste management, according to the EPA. All the releases are authorized under permitting for the facilities.In Richmond County...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-22/richmond-county-chemical-rele