Sandia LabNews

Removing excess nuclear waste from Alaska

At a seismic array site located 60 miles north of the Arctic Circle, 10 radioisotope thermoelectric generators, or RTGs — once used as a power source by the Air Force Technical Applications Center (AFTAC) — awaited relocation to the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS).

Taking on H2 storage challenge

Sandia National Laboratories will lead a new tri-lab consortium to address unsolved scientific challenges in the development of viable solid-state materials for storage of hydrogen onboard vehicles. Better onboard hydrogen storage could lead to more reliable and economic hydrogen fuel cell vehicles.