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Thursday, 31 January 2013

With no way to process it, US will bury 70,000 tons of nuclear waste

Reuters / Sergei Karpukhin

With two decades to go before it can reprocess spent nuclear fuel, the US will have to bury nearly 70,000 tons of it, a research lab reports. It comes after Congress and the Obama administration defunded a planned nuclear waste repository in 2011.
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The dirty little secret of "safe" nuclear power. Not one plant should be allowed to refuel until they have a long term plan for spent fuel.

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Just another day it seems for 'no-where-to-put-it', as sourced by the Author....

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