TITLE

What's Up With Yucca Mountain?

PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
State Legislatures;Sep2009, Vol. 35 Issue 8, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that U.S. President Barack Obama is considering other permanent nuclear waste storage options, excluding the proposed repository at Yucca Mountain in Nevada as of 2009. According to Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu, the administration is planning to convene a blue ribbon commission aimed at examining how to address spent fuel and high-level radioactive waste and make recommendations. It notes a problem posed by the news to states that have accumulating nuclear wastes.
ACCESSION #
44234808

 

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