U.S. Department of Energy http://wcbe.org en Layoffs Planned At Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant Project http://wcbe.org/post/layoffs-planned-portsmouth-gaseous-diffusion-plant-project <p>The contractor leading the decontamination and decommissioning work at the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Piketon anticipates up to 675 people will be laid off beginning in October because of problems related to project funding. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 10:54:40 +0000 Jim Letizia & Associated Press 59722 at http://wcbe.org Layoffs Planned At Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant Project Ohio weatherization programs capitalize on stimulus funds http://wcbe.org/post/ohio-weatherization-programs-capitalize-stimulus-funds <P></P> <P>In the 3 years since federal stimulus funding went to Ohio to expand the weatherization assistance program,&nbsp; more than 40,000 low-income homes have been protected -- 15% more than originally projected.&nbsp; Wed, 19 Sep 2012 23:36:35 +0000 Alison Holm 22969 at http://wcbe.org