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July 25, 2012
Compare how Lincoln Electric's wind tower -- the largest capacity wind turbine in Ohio -- measures up to well-known structures from around the world. | Graphic courtesy of Lincoln Electric.
The State Energy Program Helps Promote that Bigger IS Better in Euclid, Ohio

Highlighting how one Ohio-based manufacturer is saving energy and money through the Energy Department's State Energy Program.

July 1, 2012
X-326 Facility Manager Jack Tully, left to right, DOE Site Lead Joel Bradburne and Operator Russ Nickell stand in the local control room after the last processing equipment that had been operating in the uranium enrichment cascade at the Portsmouth site in Piketon was shut down.
EM to Proceed with Demolition Following Completion of Cascade Cleanout Operations

PIKETON, Ohio – EM and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency are reviewing decontamination and decommission (D&D) approaches for three buildings that housed the equipment for uranium
enrichment that was shut down this spring after operating for 57 years.

June 25, 2012
Audit Report: OAS-RA-12-13

The Department of Energy's Weatherization Assistance Program under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act in the State of Ohio

June 19, 2012
DOE Seeks Proposals for Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant Technical Services Contract

Cincinnati - The Department of Energy today issued a Draft Request for Proposals (RFP) for an Environmental Technical Services acquisition at the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant near Piketon, Ohio.

June 19, 2012
DOE Awards Contracts to Seven Small Businesses

Cincinnati–The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced contract awards to seven small-disadvantaged businesses.

June 8, 2012
DOE Awards Hanford Site Occupational Medical Services Contract

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced today that HPM Corporation, of Kennewick, Washington has been awarded an estimated $99 million contract to provide Occupational
Medical Services at the DOE Hanford Site.

May 31, 2012
DOE Awards Technical Assistance Contract for Moab Mill Tailings Cleanup

Cincinnati–The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced the award of an $18 million small disadvantaged business contract with S&K Aerospace, LLC, of St. Ignatius, Montana to continue to provide technical assistance services for the Moab Uranium Mill Tailings Remedial Action (UMTRA) Project in Moab, Utah. The basic contract is for three years with two one-year options to extend, for a total of up to five years.

May 24, 2012
Wade Reichelderfer is among the recent hires at DuPont's newly expanded solar manufacturing plant in Circleville, Ohio. | Photo courtesy of DuPont.
Energy At Work: Plant Expansion Creates Job Opportunities in Ohio

DuPont's recently expanded solar manufacturing plant is creating clean energy job opportunities in Circleville, Ohio.

May 21, 2012
An online museum on the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant went live earlier this year.
Virtual Museum Captures Ohio Plant History: Web-based Project Preserves Plant’s Uranium Enrichment Legacy

PIKETON, Ohio – Do you wonder what the interior of a uranium enrichment plant looks like without ever stepping foot in the facility?

April 2, 2012
Neil Smith puts a trained eye on the pressure and flow of a food-grade com¬pound being injected into an under¬ground plume of hazardous waste near the X-720 Maintenance Facility at the DOE Piketon Site. The sodium lactate compound promotes bacterial growth in the groundwater that turns hazardous waste into harmless end-products.
Portsmouth Site Feeds Bacteria to Render Hazardous Groundwater Waste Harmless

PIKETON, Ohio – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Environmental Management’s Portsmouth site is using an environmentally friendly approach to reduce hazardous waste in a ground¬water plume.