October 25, 2022

EM Nevada Raises Money for Homeless People in Las Vegas

Garfield Wolfe stood in front of a cadre of EM Nevada Program employees at the Las Vegas Rescue Mission recently and told how the downtown Las Vegas homeless shelter helped turn around his life.

August 30, 2022

EM Nevada Employs Geophysical Survey to Determine Groundwater Flow

The EM Nevada Program recently completed a unique survey involving electrical energy from a controlled source and audio frequency signals to explore the geology that controls groundwater flow patterns.

August 23, 2022

EM Nevada Groundwater Program Welcomes Peer Review Team

Four peer reviewers recently joined the EM Nevada Program in Las Vegas to participate in technical briefings, presentations and a tour of the Pahute Mesa groundwater region at the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS).

August 2, 2022

Community Celebrates Grand Opening of EM Exhibit at National Atomic Testing Museum

DOE EM Senior Advisor William “Ike” White welcomed the community to the National Atomic Testing Museum in Las Vegas during a ceremony Aug. 2 to celebrate the opening of its newest permanent exhibit.

December 30, 2021

‘2021 Year in Review’ Highlights EM Cleanup Progress, Priorities

The Office of Environmental Management leveraged the results of years of successful work in 2021 to launch a new era for the U.S. Department of Energy’s cleanup mission, all while continuing to manage the challenging conditions of the COVID-19 pandemic.

December 7, 2021

EM Nevada Receives Key Regulatory Approval for Last Active Groundwater Area

The EM Nevada Program has earned a key regulatory approval necessary to advance its groundwater environmental corrective mission at the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS).

October 19, 2021

EM Nevada Contractor Launches Grants Program for STEM Initiatives

The EM Nevada Program’s environmental program services contractor has developed a new small-grants program to support science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) programming at schools near the Nevada National Security Site.

September 14, 2021

EM Nevada Prepares for Demolition, Closure of Two Key Facilities

The EM Nevada Program and its environmental program services contractor, Navarro Research and Engineering, have initiated characterization and hazard reduction activities to prepare for upcoming demolition and closure work.

September 7, 2021

EM Nevada Marks 3.5 Million Hours Without Lost Workday Incident

The EM Nevada Program recently reached a major milestone when its environmental program services contractor reached 3.5 million hours without a lost workday due to a safety incident.

June 1, 2021

EM Nevada Program Hosts Inaugural Virtual Field Trip

The EM Nevada Program recently hosted its first-ever virtual field trip, highlighting for nearly 200 students its safe, secure, and successful groundwater mission at the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS).