From the US DOJ:
“Department of Justice
Office of Public Affairs
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, March 18, 2016
United States Files Suit Against Savannah River Nuclear Solutions LLC and Fluor Federal Services Inc. Related to Work at the Department of Energy Savannah River Site
The Justice Department announced today that the United States has filed a complaint under the False Claims Act in the U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina against Savannah River Nuclear Solutions LLC (SRNS) and Fluor Federal Services Inc. (FFSI) for allegedly overcharging the Department of Energy under a management and operations contract at the Savannah River Nuclear Site in Aiken, South Carolina. SRNS is a joint venture of FFSI, Newport News Nuclear Inc. and Honeywell International.
The case is captioned United States v. Savannah River Nuclear Solutions and Fluor Federal Services, Inc., 1:16-825-JMC (D.S.C). The claims asserted in the United States’ complaint are allegations only, and there has been no determination of liability.”
“In a February 2012 letter, the State Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research of the Federal Republic of Germany requested DOE’s Under Secretary for Nuclear Security to DOE consider accepting the fuel. The Office of Environmental Management responded on behalf of the Under Secretary that DOE would consider the request. Collaboration on the request was initiated in May 2012.” “Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 107 / Wednesday, June 4, 2014 / Notices” pp. 32256, 32257.
THOMAS P. D’AGOSTINO WAS THEN UNDER SECRETARY FOR NUCLEAR SECURITY & ADMINISTRATOR, NATIONAL NUCLEAR SECURITY ADMINISTRATION. ON OCT. 17, 2013 IT WAS ANNOUNCED THAT HE WAS GOING TO WORK FOR FLUOR.
The US DOE has unofficially (not published in Federal Register) extended the German waste dumping on America comment deadline. To be anonymous you will have to send a disposable email, or send it by post with no return address. People should have the right to “vote” anonymously, either on the Federal Register web site, or on an election day ballot.
“Comments may be submitted by email to GermanSpentNuclearFuelEA@leidos.com. Direct written comments on the Draft Spent Nuclear Fuel from Germany EA to Tracy Williams, NEPA Compliance Officer, U.S. Department of Energy, P.O. Box B, Aiken, South Carolina 29802. DOE has extended the public comment period in response to several requests. The public comment period now ends March 25, 2016. DOE will consider all comments received via email by 11:59PM Eastern Standard Time or postmarked by that date. Comments submitted after that date and time will be considered to the extent practicable.” http://energy.gov/nepa/ea-1977-acceptance-and-disposition-spent-nuclear-fuel-containing-us-origin-highly-enriched