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Environmental Management: GAO Report Shows Mission Far From Complete
This spring, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) released an insightful report reviewing and summarizing the status and performance of the largest projects and operations within the Department of Energy’s Office of Environmental Management (EM), which is responsible for the cleanup of hazardous and radioactive waste at sites and facilities that have been contaminated from decades of nuclear weapons production and nuclear energy research.
Item ID: 300009
1976|1st Edition|454 pages
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The level of presentation in Dr. Miley's book is sufficiently basic to retain a lasting relevancy despite the rapid growth in fusion research and development. In addition to basic energy balances and thermal cycles, the book includes a comprehensive treatment of direct conversion as well as nonelectrical applications such as chemical processing and fissile-fuel breeding.