Savannah River National Laboratory

Type: Organization
Name: Savannah River National Laboratory
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

SRNL, Clemson partner on wind turbine, grid facilities

The Electrical Grid Simulator.DOE's Savannah River National Laboratory (SRNL) is partnered with Clemson University and industrial partners on a DOE-funded Wind Turbine Drivetrain Testing Facility and Electrical Grid Laboratory – a full-scale facility ... [Published ORNL Review - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Savannah River National Laboratory Using Hydrogen Fuel Cells to Keep the Country Charged

AIKEN, S.C. — It’s a first-world problem needing a high-tech solution – how to keep portable electronic and communications devices charged for longer periods of time and for less money. The need to charge phones, tablets, and laptop computers is a constant ... [Published FuelCellsWorks.com - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Savannah River lab reports portable battery technology breakthrough

Staff Reportcolanews@scbiznews.comPublished April 4, 2014Researchers at Savannah River National Laboratory report they have made a significant breakthrough in finding a way to pack more energy into a hydrogen fuel cell battery.The researchers are using ... [Published Columbia Regional Business Report - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Savannah River Nuclear Solutions

is responsible for the management and operations of the Department of Energy's Savannah River Site, including the Savannah River National Laboratory, located near Aiken, South Carolina.The Savannah River Site was "born in the midst of Cold War secrecy" ... [Published EnergyBiz - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 2 reports

SRS makes breakthrough in hydrogen batteries [The State (Columbia, S.C.) :: ]

April 02--COLUMBIA, S.C. -- ONLINEResearchers at Savannah River National Laboratory in Aiken are developing new fuel production methods that will make hydrogen batteries cheaper -- a super-battery technology that could keep portable electronic and communications ... [Published BusinessWeek - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

3D printing yields advantages for US ITER engineers

A 3D printed version of a fast gas valve forthe disruption mitigation system. The 3Ddesign is shown on the computer screen inthe background. Photo: US ITER A 3Dprinted version of a fast gas valve for thedisruption mitigation system. The 3D designis shown ... [Published ORNL Review - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Residents learn about SRS at info session

Marilyn Campbell said she had no idea the Savannah River Site had a role powering American homes using nuclear warheads from Ukraine.Marilyn and her husband, Jerry, attended the Savannah River Site information pod session on Thursday night.Extra Phot ... [Published Aiken Today - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

SRS public info session Thursday

A public information session on various Savannah River Site projects, programs and missions will be held Thursday.The free event is from 6 to 8 p.m. Registration for presentations begins at 5 p.m. on a first-come, first-served basis. Topics include nuclear ... [Published McDuffieMirror - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 2 reports

SRS shipments waiting on New Mexico repository

U.S. Department of Energy officials at SRS said they are confident the South Carolina site can complete the remaining shipments of transuranic waste to the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant near Carlsbad, N.M.No date has been announced for when the repository ... [Published Augusta Chronicle - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Dewes awarded Hungarian golden cross

The director of global security at the Department of Energy’s Savannah River National Laboratory has been awarded the Golden Cross of Merit of the Republic of Hungary. The honor was bestowed on Director John Dewes and Igor Bolshinsky of Idaho National ... [Published Aiken Today - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 17 2014 - 2 reports

Pacific Northwest Experts Aid Japan after Nuclear Disaster

Mikey Brady Raap remembers an eerie scene when she first toured the site of the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan.As a chief engineer at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, she was called in to help assess the situation with others from PNNL ... [Published Emergency Management - Mar 17 2014]
First reported Mar 15 2014 - Updated Mar 15 2014 - 1 reports

SRNL's Sound Anchor represents new inspection tool

SRNL’s Sound AnchorAn inspection technique developed by two Savannah River National Laboratory researchers is ready for commercial use, via a license agreement signed with a Texas company.SoundAnchor is a testing method developed at SRNL that uses ultrasonic ... [Published ORNL Review - Mar 15 2014]

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...cost and more efficient regeneration and recycling methods to make them practical," laboratory researcher Ragaiy Zidan said in a press release. "That is where SRNL and Ardica Technologies are focusing their efforts."
..."They freeze the ground," Raap said. "They drill in, pump liquid nitrogen in and basically freeze a thick wall below ground so water can't flow through." Officials are also interested in using a barrier made of the mineral apatite, which absorbs radioactive materials and metals...
"We were the first to actually detect the radiation in the United States" Peterson said

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SRNL, Clemson partner on wind turbine, grid fac... [Published ORNL Review - Apr 15 2014]
Savannah River National Laboratory Using Hydrog... [Published FuelCellsWorks.com - Apr 11 2014]
EM Lab Addresses Waste Challenge, Improves Work... [Published U.S. Department of Energy - Apr 10 2014]
Secretary’s Honor Awards Recognize EM’s Tank Cl... [Published U.S. Department of Energy - Apr 08 2014]
Savannah River lab reports portable battery tec... [Published Columbia Regional Business Report - Apr 04 2014]
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions [Published EnergyBiz - Apr 03 2014]
SRS makes breakthrough in hydrogen batteries [T... [Published BusinessWeek - Apr 02 2014]
SRS makes breakthrough in hydrogen batteries [Published South Carolina State - Apr 02 2014]
3D printing yields advantages for US ITER engin... [Published ORNL Review - Apr 01 2014]
Residents learn about SRS at info session [Published Aiken Today - Mar 28 2014]
SRS public info session Thursday [Published McDuffieMirror - Mar 26 2014]
SRS shipments waiting on New Mexico repository [Published Augusta Chronicle - Mar 25 2014]
SRS shipments waiting on WIPP [Published Augusta Chronicle - Mar 25 2014]
Dewes awarded Hungarian golden cross [Published Aiken Today - Mar 25 2014]
Pacific Northwest Experts Aid Japan after Nucle... [Published Emergency Management - Mar 17 2014]
Northwest experts aid Japan after nuclear disaster [Published Columbian.com - Mar 17 2014]
3D printing yields advantages for US ITER engin... [Published Today's Energy Solutions - Mar 17 2014]
SRNL's Sound Anchor represents new inspection tool [Published ORNL Review - Mar 15 2014]
X-ray laser FLASH spies deep into giant gas pla... [Published Brightsurf Science News - Mar 11 2014]
Reseachers focus on nuclear safety on eve of Fu... [Published Clemson University - Mar 10 2014]
Celebrating the 20th anniversary of the tritium... [Published ORNL Review - Mar 08 2014]
Mississippi hit by "pig bomb" [Published Memphis Commercial Appeal - Sep 10 2013]
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