- Energy Department appeals order Updated: Apr-18-14 7:40 pm
- State, feds reject each other's Hanford proposals Updated: Apr-18-14 7:40 pm
- Energy Dept. discusses Savannah River Site funding Updated: Apr-17-14 4:05 am
- Energy Department seeks methane hydrate proposals Updated: Apr-13-14 12:14 pm
- Report says Hanford nuclear waste capsules at risk Updated: Apr-03-14 1:05 pm
- Feds to manage Ohio uranium enrichment project Updated: Apr-03-14 9:28 am
- Crews enter troubled nuclear waste dump Updated: Apr-02-14 9:40 pm
- Washington state proposes nuke cleanup deadlines Updated: Mar-31-14 6:34 pm
- North Dakota chosen as energy issue meeting site Updated: Mar-29-14 9:19 am
- INL contractor gets 5-year extension Updated: Mar-28-14 10:52 am
- Department of Energy pulls BlueFire funding Updated: Mar-28-14 4:22 am
- Clarification: Oil Drilling Taxes story Updated: Mar-27-14 3:56 pm
- Ohio lab tests generators for Mars rovers Updated: Mar-26-14 9:40 am
- Energy Department OKs LNG terminal on Oregon coast Updated: Mar-24-14 6:28 pm
- Workers prepare return to New Mexico nuke dump Updated: Mar-22-14 5:26 pm
- Ohio wind turbine project gets groups' support Updated: Mar-22-14 10:49 am
- State demands pumping of Hanford tank Updated: Mar-21-14 7:44 pm
RICHLAND, Washington - The U.S. Department of Energy has filed an appeal with the state over the state's order that it begin emptying Hanford's oldest double-walled nuclear waste tank.
SPOKANE, Washington - The state of Washington and the U.S. Department of Energy on Friday each rejected the other's proposal to amend a federal court agreement governing cleanup of the Hanford Nuclear Reservation, the nation's most polluted nuclear weapons production site.
GRANITEVILLE, South Carolina - U.S. Department of Energy officials are participating in a public discussion on the financial future of the Savannah River Site.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The U.S. Department of Energy is soliciting for another round of research into methane hydrates, the potentially huge energy source of "frozen gas" that could step in for shortages of other fossil fuels.
RICHLAND, Washington - Nearly 2,000 capsules containing radioactive waste at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation should be moved, in part because of earthquake danger, according to a new report by the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Inspector General.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The U.S. Department of Energy plans to begin managing a southern Ohio uranium enrichment project overseen by a company that filed for bankruptcy last month to restructure debt.
CARLSBAD, New Mexico - Crews made their first trip into the federal government's underground nuclear waste dump in southeastern New Mexico on Wednesday to begin investigating a radiation release in February that contaminated 21 workers, the U.S. Department of Energy said.
SPOKANE, Washington - Frustrated by federal government delays, the state of Washington on Monday issued its own plan for cleaning up the nation's most contaminated nuclear weapons site.
BISMARCK, North Dakota - The U.S. Department of Energy has chosen North Dakota as a site for a meeting on energy issues.
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho - Battelle Energy Alliance has received a five-year extension on its 10-year contract to operate the Idaho National Laboratory near Idaho Falls.
FULTON, Mississippi - The U.S. Department of Energy has withdrawn its support for a biofuels company's $300 million cellulose plant in Fulton, Mississippi
LANSING, Michigan - In a March 19 story, The Associated Press paraphrased George Peridas, a Natural Resources Defense Council environmental scientist, as saying that sustainable energy is still a luxury at this time. Peridas instead said that sustainable energy production currently is dwarfed by fossil fuel production.
DAYTON, Ohio - A research laboratory in Ohio is simulating extreme day and night temperatures in Mars to test the power generators used in NASA'S Mars rover.
PORTLAND, Oregon - The U.S. Energy Department gave conditional authorization Monday for liquefied natural gas to be exported from a proposed terminal in Coos Bay, on the Oregon coast.
CARLSBAD, New Mexico - Employees at the federal government's troubled nuclear waste dump in southeastern New Mexico are preparing to enter the facility's underground mine for the first time since a radiation leak contaminated workers last month.
CLEVELAND - A nonprofit company proposing wind turbines off the coast of Cleveland to test and pilot a fresh-water wind farm on Lake Erie has won support from several environmental groups as it works to win critical state and federal permits.
RICHLAND, Washington - The state on Friday demanded that the federal government begin removing radioactive liquid waste from a nuclear waste tank at the Hanford Site by Sept. 1.