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May 12, 2014
Department of Energy to Continue Managing Uranium Leasing Program in Western Colorado

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) released its Record of Decision for the Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (PEIS), announcing that it will continue managing the Uranium Leasing Program for another 10 years.

March 21, 2014
DOE Evaluates Environmental Impacts of Uranium Mining on Government Land in Western Colorado

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced that the Final Uranium Leasing Program Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (PEIS) is available to the public.

October 28, 2013
DOE Releases Biological Monitoring and Sampling Results Report for the Amchitka, Alaska, Site

The U.S. Department of Energy today announced the availability of the Amchitka Island, Alaska, Biological Monitoring Report 2011 Sampling Results for the Amchitka, Alaska, site. The report provides the results of terrestrial and marine sampling in the areas surrounding Amchitka and Adak Islands in 2011.

June 3, 2013
DOE Extends Public Comment Period for the Draft Uranium Leasing Program Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has extended the public comment period for the Draft Uranium Leasing Program Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (ULP PEIS) to July 1, 2013.

April 18, 2013
DOE Extends Public Comment Period for Uranium Program Environmental Impact Statement

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced that the public comment period for the Draft Uranium Leasing Program Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (ULP PEIS) has been extended to May 31, 2013.

March 15, 2013
DOE Evaluates Environmental Impacts of Uranium Mining on Government Land in Western Colorado

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced that the Draft Uranium Leasing Program Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (ULP PEIS) is available for public review and comment.

February 19, 2013
DOE Releases Data Summary Report for Groundwater and Soil Tests Conducted at the Riverton UMTRCA Site

The U.S. Department of Energy today announced the availability of a Data Summary Report of enhanced characterization fieldwork conducted in August 2012 at the Riverton, Wyoming, Uranium Mill Tailings Radiation Control Act (UMTRCA) Site.

September 12, 2012
News Release: Energy Department Signs Option and Lease for Durango Solar Project

The U.S. Department of Energy today announced completion of initial steps toward developing a solar energy facility on the Durango uranium mill tailings disposal site in southwestern Colorado.

August 9, 2012
News Release: Energy Department and International Atomic Energy Agency to Host Remediation Workshop

Experts from more than 20 countries will gather to share information about remediation of former uranium production sites
The U.S. Department of Energy and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) are hosting the International Workshop on Legacy Management and Regulatory Supervision of Uranium Legacy Sites from August 13 through 24.

July 30, 2012
News Release: DOE to Conduct Additional Groundwater Tests at Riverton UMTRCA Site

DOE conducts additional characterization work at the Riverton, WY, Uranium Mill Tailings Radiation Control Act (UMTRCA), including extensive groundwater and soil sampling.