Wed., January 26, 2011 3:16pm
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 4:41pm
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 3:48pm
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 12:37pm
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 1:43pm
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 5:20pm
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 2:38pm
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 2:51pm
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 1:52pm
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 11:04am
A new study shows that nuclear waste shipped from the Savannah River Site n