Category Archives: Energy

SRNS Named Top American Company at 2018 Ideas America Global Awards

AIKEN, S.C. (DATE) – Savannah River Nuclear Solutions (SRNS) was recently named the top American company for total dollars saved by continuous improvement programs at the 2018 Ideas America Global Awards. SRNS received a total of 11 recognitions and awards, including placing third in the global competition. Individuals from the United States, Germany, United Arab…
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Dominion Energy to Host Aiken Meet and Greet

Are you interested in learning more about the proposed merger between Dominion Energy and SCANA/SCE&G? Dominion Energy is hosting public events across the state to educate citizens on their plan for a brighter energy future for South Carolina. Come enjoy light refreshments while you meet Dominion Energy’s South Carolina team, find out how Dominion Energy…
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SRNS Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

[caption id="attachment_16877" align="alignnone" width="3398"] SRNS Employees Melody Bell (left) and Maretha Harris greet each other at an SRNS 10 Year Celebration.[/caption] AIKEN, S.C. (August 28, 2018) – Savannah River Nuclear Solutions (SRNS) recently celebrated its 10 year anniversary as the Savannah River Site (SRS) management and operations (M&O) contractor, highlighting its many past and present…
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Savannah River National Laboratory announces license agreement with Greenway Energy

[caption id="attachment_16844" align="alignnone" width="2400"] Savannah River National Laboratory Director Dr. Vahid Majidi and Greenway Energy President Scott Greenway, pose after signing a licensing agreement allowing Greenway Energy to use the lab’s Thermal Cycling Absorption Process hydrogen isotope separation technology for use in a nucleotide radiography system.[/caption] Hydrogen technology company licenses hydrogen isotope separation technology to…
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Savannah River Remediation Recognized with National Safety Awards

AIKEN, S.C. (August 23, 2018)—Savannah River Remediation (SRR) was nationally recognized again this year for its exceptional safety culture and performance. The National Safety Council (NSC) awarded the Savannah River Site (SRS) liquid waste contractor with three prestigious safety awards for safety statistics recorded in 2017, as well as ongoing performance. SRR earned the Occupational…
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SCE&G Schedules Drawdown for Lake Murray

Drawdown will help water quality and fight aquatic vegetation CAYCE, S.C. (Aug. 21, 2018) – A drawdown of Lake Murray is scheduled to begin in October to control aquatic weeds and water quality. Lowering of the lake will continue until it reaches an elevation target in the 350-foot range by mid-December, remaining at that elevation…
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Dominion Energy to Host Meet and Greets Across the State

Are you interested in learning more about the proposed merger between Dominion Energy and SCANA/SCE&G? Dominion Energy is hosting public events across the state to educate citizens on their plan for a brighter energy future for South Carolina. Attendees will be able to enjoy light refreshments while they meet Dominion Energy’s South Carolina team, find…
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SRNS Surpasses 15 Million Injury-Free Work Hours

AIKEN, S.C. (July 18) – The Savannah River Nuclear Solutions (SRNS) workforce surpassed a significant safety milestone on July 17, marking more than 15 million safe work hours without a single lost day of work due to injury at the Savannah River Site (SRS). This achievement is the second time the company has surpassed 15…
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Head of U.S. Strategic Command visits Savannah River Site

[caption id="attachment_15912" align="alignnone" width="2400"] Commander of U.S. Strategic Command Gen. Hyten visited the SRS Tritium facilities.[/caption] AIKEN, S.C. – Gen. John E. Hyten, Commander of U.S. Strategic Command, visited the Savannah River Site (SRS) yesterday to get an up-close look at the nuclear security mission here. “NNSA and Strategic Command are close partners,” said Gen.…
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SRS Liquid Waste Contractor Sets Record with Millions of Safe Work Hours

[caption id="attachment_15680" align="alignleft" width="232"] Today, U.S. Department of Energy - Environmental Management  Associate Under Secretary for Environment, Health, Safety and Security Matthew Moury, and other SRS senior officials, joined nearly 1,500 Savannah River Remediation (SRR) employees at an event to recognize the liquid waste contractor recently setting company records by surpassing 8 million operational hours…
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