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Looking For A Safe Way To Store Spent Nuclear Fuel

Friday, April 19th, 2013

The federal government on Tuesday said it will provide $15.8 million to a new project to design a better way to store the used fuel outside of nuclear power plants.

French firm proposes used nuclear fuel solution at Savannah River Site

Thursday, January 10th, 2013

A French nuclear company thinks it has a solution for spent nuclear fuel in the United States.

Wyden open to moving nuclear waste to interim storage sites

Thursday, December 20th, 2012

en. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) says he would be open to moving nuclear waste from high-risk reactors to interim storage sites.

French firm proposes used nuclear fuel solution at Savannah River Site

Thursday, December 20th, 2012

AREVA Federal Services presented last week its concept for an interim storage and recycling facility for used nuclear fuel to the S.C. Governor’s Nuclear Advisory Council.

Recycling spent nuclear fuel: the ultimate solution for the US?

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

Unlike Russia, Japan and several European countries, the United States does not recycle its used nuclear fuel. But new, advanced drivers are reviving the possibility of recycling the nation’s spent nuclear fuel.

Spent fuel storage: could Congress fast-track a decision on US spent fuel storage?

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

The US Governing Accountability Office (GAO) completed a report that has now been issued entitled Spent Nuclear Fuel: Accumulating Quantities at Commercial Reactors Present Storage and Other Challenges, looking at the future of how to handle spent nuclear fuel.

Nuclear Engineering; Study results from S. Levy and colleagues in the area of nuclear engineering published

Wednesday, November 4th, 2009

Nuclear Engineering; Study results from S. Levy and colleagues in the area of nuclear engineering published 617 words/3 November 2009/Science Letter/SCLT/52/English/(c) Copyright 2009 Science Letter via NewsRx.com 2009 NOV 4 – (VerticalNews.com) — According to recent research published in the journal Nuclear Engineering and Design, “Interim, centralized, engineered (dry cask) storage facilities for USA light […]

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