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States are at the center of the current shale energy boom and are actively pursuing ways to manage its development responsibly.



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November 24, 2014

Governors should be prepared from the first day of their administration to manage a major disaster.

November 10, 2014

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is examining changes to the way it oversees radioactive wastes in the nuclear weapons complex that could have important environmental, safety, and economic ramifications for states.