Use 'Em Again

Forbes, Steve
September 2005
Forbes Asia;9/19/2005, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p12
The article emphasizes the need for the U.S. government to encourage the recycling of spent nuclear fuel rods to lessen dependence on foreign oil. Fear over the disposal of nuclear waste has been an inhibitor to building new power plants. The citizens of Nevada oppose an order from the Congress to store nuclear waste at the Yucca Mountain facility. Recycling of nuclear rods decreases the amount of the deadly materials that have to be stored.


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