TITLE

DOE Responds to Yucca Mountain Decision

PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
Professional Safety;Oct2004, Vol. 49 Issue 10, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the response of the Department of Energy (DOE) to the decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals regarding Yucca Mountain, a site for storing radioactive waste from the nation's nuclear power plants. Rule of the court that Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has violated the Energy Policy Act of 1992; Advice of the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) on the extension of the compliance period; Expression of delight from the secretary of DOE with the decision.
ACCESSION #
14559238

 

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