Category Archives: Energy

Two Hundred Canisters Double-stacked At The Savannah River Site

[caption id="attachment_9457" align="alignnone" width="1410"] Savannah River Site liquid waste contractor Savannah River Remediation developed a specialized cutting tool to cut the cross bar and removed the riser in the concrete reinforced vaults where the canisters are temporarily stored. Removing the riser at the bottom of the vault allows the canister to be lowered and another…
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SRS Celebrates Environmental Stewardship on Earth Day

One of the Savannah River Site’s (SRS) most important missions was center stage on Thursday, as Site leaders and employees celebrated Earth Day at a short ceremony where trees were planted to signify the site’s ongoing commitment to environmental stewardship and sustainability. Environmental cleanup, sustainability, and research and development are top priorities for the Department…
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Dominion Announces New Leadership in South Carolina

Dan Weekley named Vice President – Southern Operations Keith Windle named Vice President – Business Development and Merchant Operations Columbia, SC — Dominion has named Dan Weekley as vice president of Southern Operations. Weekley began his new position in January 2017, reporting to Paul Ruppert, president-Dominion Midstream Operations. Weekley will work with the Dominion leadership…
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ARiES Energy hires 3 ahead of South Carolina expansion

[gallery ids="8139,8140,8138"]   Production, sales teams expand to support firm's record growth Knoxville, Tenn. and Greenville, S.C. -- ARiES Energy, a Knoxville-based alternative energy installer, announced today that it has added three employees. Justin Parrish is the company’s first South Carolina representative, while Thomas Rose and Tim Chapman join ARiES’ Knoxville headquarters. “We are adding…
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Clean energy industry grows in South Carolina

Columbia, S.C. - The South Carolina Clean Energy Business Alliance (SCCEBA) has published its 2016 S.C. Clean Energy Industry Census. The Census concludes that 350 clean energy firms provide more than 18,000 full-time equivalent jobs (FTE) and generate more than $3.8 billion in annual gross revenues for the state of South Carolina. “The goal of…
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Savannah River Site recognized for green building

[caption id="attachment_7863" align="alignleft" width="400"] NNSA-Savannah River Field Office Manager Doug Dearolph (from left), SRNS Sr. Vice President – NNSA Operations & Programs Wallis Spangler, SRNS Program Manager Kevin Scaggs, NNSA-SRFO Ryan Cox, SRNS President and CEO Stuart MacVean, and NNSA-SRFO Assistant Manager for Facilities and Security Roxanne Jump with the plaque recognizing the Tritium Engineering…
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Savannah River Nuclear Solutions exceeds small business contracting goals

AIKEN, S.C. – Savannah River Nuclear Solutions (SRNS), the management and operating contractor for the Department of Energy’s Savannah River Site, has surpassed its small business contracting goals for fiscal year (FY) 2016. SRNS awarded more than $177 million to small businesses, which is 65 percent of all the funding it awarded, exceeding the company’s…
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Dominion on Forbes’ list of best corporate citizens for 2016

RICHMOND, Va. --  Dominion has been named by Forbes magazine and partner Just Capital as one of the "Just 100" – the best corporate citizens in the United States in 2016. Thomas F. Farrell II, chairman, president and chief executive officer, said: "Dominion is pleased to be recognized alongside some of the most recognizable –…
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SCE&G sets 2.4 million-pound module for V.C. Summer Unit 3

CAYCE, S.C.-South Carolina Electric & Gas Company (SCE&G), principal subsidiary of SCANA Corporation (NYSE:SCG), placed on Dec. 16 the 2.4-million pound CA01 module that will house steam generators and other components for V.C. Summer Unit 3, which is one of two reactors being built in Fairfield County, S.C. The CA01 module is a multi-compartment steel…
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