|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:38:23 -0800 (PST)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] RADIATION: "Savannah River Site [SC] clean up pushed to 2065, costing extra $25 billion"|
Savannah River Site clean up pushed to 2065, costing extra $25 billion By Meg Mirshak Augusta Chronicle January 27, 2015Cleanup of Savannah River Site’s Cold War nuclear waste has been pushed back to fiscal year 2065, requiring an additional $25 billion and more than two extra decades of work, according to latest projections from the U.S. Department of Energy.
New estimates add 23 years to the environmental management program at SRS, and the life cycle cost estimate has risen to between $91 billion and $109 billion, according to DOE.
Information on the delay was presented to the SRS Citizens Advisory Board this week. Board members said announcements of delays and cost overruns have become expected as the federal government faces tightening budgets.
... For the entire article, seehttp://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-27/savannah-river- site-clean-pushed-2065-costing-extra-25-billion
-- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <email@example.com> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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