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4 CFOs Who Are Doing it Right
Successful CFOs don't have super powers, just powerful new tools, like self-driving software and blockchain. This white paper discusses the new tools and provides four CFOs who are using them to their fullest potential.
Apr 26th, 2021
Nuclear Lab Needs 2035 Deadline Extended
The lab's nuclear research work is part of a strategy to reduce U.S. greenhouse gas emissions by generating carbon-free electricity with nuclear power.
Feb 7th, 2020
Idaho, Energy Department Ink Deal
The future is clearer for a test reactor that develops fuel for the nation's fleet of nuclear-powered warships.
Feb 5th, 2020
Nuclear Debris Stay in ID
The core from Three Mile Island in Pennsylvania partially melted in 1979, an event that changed the way Americans view nuclear technology.
Sep 17th, 2019
First Smaller Nuclear Reactors
The small modular reactors will usher 'in a new generation of smaller, safer, more flexible, less expensive, carbon-free nuclear energy.'
Jul 19th, 2019
Progress Made at Nuclear Waste Plant
They are removing high-level liquid radioactive waste stored in tanks above a massive aquifer.
Jun 6th, 2019
Test Reactor is Pivotal to US Nuclear Strategy
Officials face two main challenges: making plants economically competitive and changing public perception among some that nuclear power is unsafe.
Dec 17th, 2018
Nuclear Waste Processing Project Shut Down
The $500 million treatment plant handles waste like machine parts and tools that have been contaminated with plutonium.
Dec 10th, 2018
Explosion at Hazardous Waste Site
The building where the explosion occurred was used to process powdered magnesium products.
Nov 19th, 2018
Radioactive Barrel Ruptures at Nuclear Site
When the firefighters left the building, emergency workers detected a small amount of radioactive material on their skin.
Apr 13th, 2018
Nuclear Waste Facility Might Extend Operation
It was set to close this year, but the Energy Department is considering keeping the $500 million plant that employs about 600 workers running.
Mar 14th, 2018
Nuke Docs Won't Be Made Public
This is a major setback after a long history of legal battles over nuclear waste entering the state.
Feb 8th, 2018