department of energy

Battelle to Continue Running Pacific Northwest National Lab
RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — Battelle will continue operating the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in Richland for the next five years.
The Tri-City Herald reports that the Department of Energy on Friday announced it would not open the contract to other bidders when it expires in 2017, meaning B…
Latest Estimate to Clean Hanford is $107 Billion
RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — The latest estimate is out to complete the cleanup of the Hanford Nuclear Reservation.
The U.S. Department of Energy says the remaining work will cost $107.7 billion and be largely completed by 2060.
Monday's estimate was released by the Department of Energy with its …
White House Proposes Cutting Hanford Cleanup Budget
RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — The Obama administration wants to spend less money on the ongoing cleanup at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation next year.
The Tri-City Herald reports that the White House called for an overall decrease in money spent for cleanup of defense sites like Hanford in its federal …