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  • Wed., January 26, 2011 4:16pm
    Plans by the state to conduct radiation tests in areas close to a former nuclear weapons plant near Augusta have been put on hold. It’s because the U...
  • Wed., January 5, 2011 5:41pm
    A federal panel charged with finding new ways to store high level nuclear waste will tour the Savannah River Site near Augusta Thursday. The Blue...
  • Wed., December 1, 2010 4:48pm
    Officials at the Savannah River Site near Augusta are waiting for congress to approve their budget for next year. The wait could affect operations at...
  • Fri., October 29, 2010 1:37pm
    Officials at the Savannah River Site near Augusta are making plans for a nuclear energy park at the facility. The park would showcase a new breed of...
  • Mon., October 11, 2010 2:43pm
    The U.S. Department of Energy is fining two contractors at the Savannah River Site near Augusta. The fines come after a string of accidents at the...
  • Mon., September 27, 2010 6:20pm
    A federal panel plans to visit the Augusta area next year to look at alternatives for storing the nation’s radioactive waste. It has some...
  • Tue., August 10, 2010 3:38pm
    An environmental group says, taxpayers are being kept in the dark about an $8 billion federal loan guarantee to build the nation's first new...
  • Wed., June 30, 2010 3:51pm
    A federal panel ruled that plans for a nuclear waste repository in Nevada can’t be shelved by the Obama administration. The decision could affect...
  • Fri., May 7, 2010 2:52pm
    Officials with the U.S. Department of Energy are trying to figure out where to send a load of nuclear waste.
  • Tue., April 6, 2010 12:04pm
    A new study shows that nuclear waste shipped from the Savannah River Site n