Videos reveal insight to our efforts in cleaning the past, protecting the present, and creating a sustainable future.
See how LANL workers treat every day as Earth Day
Hear from employees regarding their environmental commitment
To hear and see how Lab employees help protect the environment at work and home, watch this 3.5 minute video.
Hybrid Garbage Truck
LANL debuts hybrid garbage truck
Los Alamos National Laboratory has begun using a diesel-hydraulic hybrid garbage truck that could save up to 30 percent in operating costs and greenhouse emissions. The Peterbilt Model 320 takes energy from braking and uses it to help the truck accelerate after stops.
Recovery Act accelerates cleanup at LANL
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act: The Beginning
Los Alamos National Laboratory on Dec. 1, 2009 began full-scale demolition at TA-21, the Cold War-era complex of buildings that once housed plutonium production and historic, nonweapons research.
Recovery Act at LANL provides jobs, environmental cleanup
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act: The Jobs
Three workers hired for Recovery Act projects at Los Alamos National Laboratory share their stories. An estimated 444 jobs were created or saved at the height of the Recovery Act work.
LANL completes Recovery Act-funded demolition
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act: The Completion
Los Alamos National Laboratory in late December, 2010 completed demolition on the 24th and final building to be taken down using American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funding. The 34,000 square foot building once housed labs and offices for research into nuclear fusion and a project aimed at using nuclear power to propel rockets in space.
LANL says goodbye to early nuclear fusion research facility
An early nuclear fusion research facility at Los Alamos National Laboratory has been demolished as part of environmental cleanup funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.