NNSA Nonproliferation Program Redirects Foreign Scientific Expertise to Peaceful Projects
Investment in new laboratory provides NNSA and interagency partners with state-of-the-art facilities to prevent the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction
Website features NNSA’s commitment to sustainability
Training focuses on countering the illicit movement of radiological material
Team focuses on improving the quality, safety of protective force equipment
More than 27,000 disused and unwanted radiological sources recovered by NNSA’s Global Threat Reduction Initiative
Exercise brings together 28 countries and eight Moroccan agencies to test dirty bomb response
Today the U.S. Department of Energy released data recorded from its Aerial Monitoring System as well as ground detectors deployed along with its Consequence Management Response Teams. The information has also been shared with the government of Japan as part of the United States’ ongoing efforts to support Japan with the recovery and response effort.
The National Nuclear Security Administration, a semi-autonomous agency within the U.S. Department of Energy, has released photographs and video of its Consequence Management Response Teams deploying from Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas, Nevada, to assist Japanese efforts in the response to the March 11 earthquake and tsunami.
In second day of hearings, Administrator highlights NNSA Budget Request for Nonproliferation and Naval Reactors Programs