Energy Secretary Rick Perry’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory Tour Highlights Research, Partnerships

From left, U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann, Energy Secretary Rick Perry and Under Secretary for Science Paul Dabbar listening last week to environmental scientists Teresa Matthews and Mark Peterson of the Aquatic Ecology Laboratory discuss EM-funded research. Courtesy/ORNL

 

DOE News:

 
OAK RIDGE, Tenn. Energy Secretary Rick Perry and Under Secretary for Science Paul Dabbar last week visited Oak Ridge National Laboratory where they learned about a partnership between EM and DOE’s Office of Science to identify effective and affordable solutions for mercury cleanup that can be used at the site and elsewhere in the U.S.
 
During their time at the site, Perry and Dabbar toured the ORNL’s Aquatic Ecology Laboratory, where EM is funding research to advance technology development for future cleanup projects.
 
Watch video coverage of Oak Ridge visit here.