Future Uncertain For Nuclear Energy In California

Washington, DC — Today, the New Mexico Environment Department, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and its contractors signed two settlement agreements to resolve the State of New Mexico Environment Department’s claims against DOE and its contractors related to the February 2014 incidents at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) in Carlsbad and the associated… Keep reading →

Santa Ana Winds Stoke Wildfires In Southern California

THE DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY AND THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO AGREE TO PROJECTS FOR SAFER ROADS, IMPROVED WATER INFRASTRUCTURE, AND ENHANCED EMERGENCY RESPONSE IN NEW MEXICO WASHINGTON—New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez and Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz released the terms of a $73 million settlement of the State’s claims against the Department of Energy (DOE)… Keep reading →

Ethanol Industry Threatened By Midwest Drought

Washington —  The Department of Energy (DOE) notified the State of New Mexico that it will not be able to meet the June 30th deadline to remove 3706 cubic meters of transuranic waste from the mesa at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL). “Working together with the State of New Mexico, we have made great strides in cleanup… Keep reading →