WIPP

Sampling detects contamination at WIPP

CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) – A pair of air samplers at the nation’s only underground nuclear waste repository detected low levels of radioactive co…

WIPP investigators could use robots to find leak

DOE releases WIPP cleanup plan

CARLSBAD, N.M. (KRQE) – The Department of Energy released its plan Tuesday to clean up and get the WIPP plant near Carlsbad back open and it…

U.S. Secretary of Energy to visit WIPP

Concerns about future WIPP leak emerge

CARLSBAD, N.M. (KRQE) – There are new concerns at WIPP that there could be another radiation leak. Investigators say the barrel that leaked …

WIPP

WIPP cleanup plans expected in 2 weeks

CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) – Officials working to reopen the federal government’s troubled nuclear waste dump in southeastern New Mexico say they a…