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June 3, 2013
John Britton, with Office of River Protection contractor Washington River Protection Solutions, explains the Hanford tank waste program to Western Washington University students in a recent tour of the Hanford site.
Hanford Grows Young Minds Through Site Tours

RICHLAND, Wash. – It is harvest season for cherries, raspberries and rhubarb in Washington state. But employees at the Hanford site are helping grow the young minds of the nation’s future science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) workforce.

May 31, 2013
EA-1958: Draft Environmental Assessment

Development on the South Federal Campus, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, Washington

May 30, 2013
The Hanford site exceeded its goal of reducing fleet vehicles by 15 percent in fiscal year 2012. The overall reduction that year was 25.4 percent.
Green Initiatives Keep Hanford Site Environmentally Responsible

RICHLAND, Wash. ―Though the Hanford site is technically located in the desert, it has a decidedly “green” tint due to many successful pollution prevention and environmental stewardship initiatives.

May 7, 2013
EERE Success Story—The Navy Saves Energy in its Buildings With EERE Expertise

Naval Undersea Warfare Center reduces carbon footprint using a Department of Energy ESPC.

April 29, 2013
The interior of a pump-and-treat system along the Columbia River at the Hanford Site. With the push of a button, workers can now power the site’s five systems along the river that are working to extract and treat contaminated groundwater.
Hanford Site Creates One-Touch Wonder for Groundwater Treatment Systems

RICHLAND, Wash. – Engineers and operators supporting the Richland Operations Office at the Hanford site found a way to start and stop groundwater treatment along the Columbia River with literally the push of a button.

April 29, 2013
The time capsule and its contents will be brought before a DOE Hanford artifact committee that determines what to do with historic Hanford items.
Coffee Can Time Capsule Found at Hanford Site

RICHLAND, Wash. – Two workers supporting the Richland Operations Office at the Hanford site got quite a surprise while preparing a building for demolition.

April 18, 2013
EERE Success Story—Washington: State Ferries Run Cleaner With Biodiesel

Washington State Ferries now uses blended biodiesel to run its ferries, preventing the emission of more than 29,000 metric tons of carbon dioxide per year.

April 18, 2013
EERE Success Story—Hydropower Generators Will Deliver New Energy from an Old Dam

City of Tacoma expands hydroelectric dam to produce more than 23,000 megawatt hours of electricity annually.

April 18, 2013
EERE Success Story—Helping Policymakers Evaluate Distributed Wind Options

eFormative Options promotes understanding of policy options related to distributed wind.

April 18, 2013
EERE Success Story—Washington State Energy-Efficiency Appliance Rebate Program (SEEARP) Spurs Local Economy, Promotes State-Wide Partnership

State of Washington works to save money, spur economic activity, and promote energy-efficient appliance options.