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February 22, 2013
DOE Issues Final Site-Wide Environmental Impact Statement for the Nevada National Security Site

The U.S. Department of Energy, National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) has issued the Final Site-Wide Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS) and Off-Site Locations in Nevada. This document presents an analysis of the potential environmental impacts of continued management and operation of the NNSS (formerly known as the Nevada Test Site), the Tonopah Test Range, and two locations in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Site-Wide EIS analyzes reasonably foreseeable missions, programs, capabilities, and projects for a 10-year period.

February 22, 2013
EIS-0426: EPA Notice of Availability of the Final Environmental Impact Statement

Continued Operation of the Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration Nevada National Security Site and Off-Site Locations in the State of Nevada

February 14, 2013
EIS-0426: Final Environmental Impact Statement

Continued Operation of the Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration Nevada National Security Site and Off-Site Locations in the State of Nevada

January 30, 2013
Pictured here are the Christmas gifts purchased with donations raised by EM staff for families of Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas.
EM Helps Military Families in Need

LAS VEGAS – Six families from Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas recently received nearly $4,000 in donations — funds that helped provide a welcome relief during the holidays.

January 17, 2013
EA-1944: Finding of No Significant Impact

Ormat Technologies Brady Hot Springs Project, Churchill County, NV

January 17, 2013
EA-1944: Final Environmental Assessment

Ormat Technologies Brady Hot Springs Project, Churchill County, NV

January 15, 2013
EIS-0413: Final Environmental Impact Statement

Searchlight Wind Energy Project, Searchlight, NV

December 27, 2012
Shown here is a screenshot of the interactive map, which makes Nevada National Security Site data more accessible to the public.
Nevada National Security Site Cleanup Information Is Just a Click Away with Computer Map, Database - New Interactive Map Makes NNSS Data More Accessible to the Public

LAS VEGAS, NV – For decades, the Nevada Site Office (NSO) has been investigating, characterizing, identifying, and performing corrective actions in areas contaminated by historical nuclear research, development and testing.

More recently, the NSO consolidated this body of work into a single, accessible information repository for stakeholders.

December 20, 2012
EA-1921: Finding of No Significant Impact

Silver Peak Area Geothermal Exploration Project, Esmeralda County, NV

December 20, 2012
EA-1921: Final Environmental Assessment

Silver Peak Area Geothermal Exploration Project Environmental Assessment, Esmeralda County, NV