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    Workers need protection

    Government study says nuclear cleanup workers' health and safety neglected.

  • Book Reviews

    Back to the sun

    The New Mexico Home Solar, A Source Book by Ingrid Kelley reviewed.

  • News

    Public foots DOE bill

    Contractors cost DOE millions to defend from class action suits.

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    Chevron gets a go-ahead

    Forest Service allows exploratory oil well in Utah's High Uintas Wilderness.

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    Yucca Mountain's fault

    Geological fault cuts through Yucca Mountain nuclear waste site.

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    Tiny reporter at a small paper writes a big story

    Eileen Welsome uncovers records of plutonium experiments on humans

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    Methane creates an explosive situation in Colorado

    Residents of methane-polluted residential areas blame the problem on natural gas companies.

  • News

    Jobs flow to WIPP

    The Department of Energy announces it will add 68 jobs to the $8 billion Waste Isolation Pilot Plant in New Mexico.

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    Congress halts MRS grants

    Department of Energy limits MRS grants to counties or Indian tribes which agree to accept high-level nuclear waste.

  • Book Reviews

    All about pesticides

    The Northwest Coalition for Alternatives to Pesticide Reform publishes the "Journal of Pesticide Reform'.

  • News

    Begging for windmills

    Public Service Company of Colorado is asking its customers to pay an additional fee to research renewable energy sources.

  • News

    Utah fights Umetco

    Utahns urge Colorado Gov. Romer not to allow Umetco to dump radioactive waste at Uravan, Colo.

  • News

    Epidemic isn't over

    Hantavirus is still a potent epidemic in many western states.

  • News

    China breaks brief nuclear silence

    After China sets off a nuclear device, the U.S. stands ready to resume nuclear testing in Nevada.

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    Colorado gets tougher on oil firms

    Colorado Director of Natural Resources, Ken Salazar, attempts to tighten regulations for oil and gas drilling in eastern Colorado, despite farmers' criticism that reforms fall short

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