July 23, 2015
The Secretary of Energy Advisory Board (SEAB) transmitted a letter to the Department, regarding its perspective on how DOE should pursue research on low-level radiation. SEAB recommends DOE continue to sponsor a small, sustained, high quality research program primarily in DOE laboratories as well as centers of excellence within universities, medical schools, and hospitals.
June 17, 2015SEAB MEMORANDUM ON THE INTERIM REPORT OF THE COMMISSION TO REVIEW THE EFFECTIVENESS OF THE NATIONAL ENERGY LABORATORIES
This memorandum from SEAB endorses and transmits to you the comments of the Task Force on DOE National Laboratories on the recent Interim Report of the congressionally mandated Commission to Review the Effectiveness of the National Energy Laboratories (Commission). Subsequent to approval at the June 17th full SEAB meeting, the memorandum was posted here for download.
June 17, 2015
The SEAB Task Force on DOE National Laboratories was established by the Secretary of Energy on June 16, 2014, to provide advice, guidance, and recommendations on important issues related to improving the health and management of the labs. The Task Force has been charged to review past studies, Congressional reports and direction, and Departmental deliberations to identify key areas that have been raised concerning laboratory management and operations.
Past Board Meetings
June 17, 2015
The Secretary of Energy Advisory Board (SEAB) held a public meeting on June 17 to consider recommendations from the SEAB Task Force on DOE National Laboratories and to receive a briefing on DOE and the life and medical sciences. There was also an opportunity for comments from the public.
March 31, 2015
The Secretary of Energy Advisory Board (SEAB) held a public meeting on March 31 to consider the reports of the SEAB task forces on nuclear nonproliferation and the national laboratories. There was also an opportunity for comments from the public.