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    Home Improvement

    Homeowner tells his tale of woe when trying to upgrade his furnace efficiency.

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    Nuclear waste is a terrible thing to mind

    Dangerous blunders seem to be status quo among plant workers at Hanford

  • Book Reviews

    American Ground Zero: The Secret Nuclear War

    Book excerpts from "American Ground Zero: The Secret Nuclear War' by Carole Gallagher.

  • News

    Mescaleros pursue nuclear storage

    The Mescalero tribe in New Mexico has applied for $2.8 million to study the effects of a possible nuclear waste repository on their reservation.

  • News

    Hot sludge

    Los Alamos National Lab workers find radioactive waste in a church septic tank.

  • Book Reviews

    Downsizing defense

    The Department of Energy sets scoping meetings on downsizing its nuclear weapons complex.

  • Book Reviews

    American declared war on ... Utah

    'American Ground Zero: The Secret Nuclear War' by Carole Gallagher shows the victims' side of nuclear testing.

  • Book Reviews

    Cracking the WIPP

    A watchdog group says WIPP fails to meet DOE safety standards.

  • News

    Nuclear industry rolls snake eyes in Nevada

    The Nevada Legislature refuses the temptation of millions in federal funds by opposing the nuclear waste dump at Yucca Mt.

  • News

    The coyote and the mouse

    A rodent expert says that predators could help control hantavirus-spreading deer mice.

  • Related Stories

    Nuclear-free utility

    Energy efficiency puts the Sacramento Municipal Utility District into the black.

  • News

    Farmers outgunned by the oil and gas industry

    The Colorado Legislature guts a bill protecting farmers' interests against the oil and gas industry.

  • News

    Washington doesn't get it, officials say

    Custer National Forest is under pressure to speed oil and gas leasing.

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    WPPSS's endless saga

    After Trojan closes, Oregon's last nuclear power plant faces an uncertain future.

  • Feature

    Oregon's Trojan horse: Fatally flawed nuclear power plant is shut

    Oregon's Trojan nuclear power plant closes permanently after charges of safety violations.

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