TITLE

States Vow Continued Fight Over NC Waste Site

AUTHOR(S)
Beattie, Jeff
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Energy Daily;8/4/2010, Issue 147, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of the U.S. Southeast Interstate Low-Level Radioactive Waste Management Commission on July 29, 2010 to pursue complaints against North Carolina for its failure to develop a low-level nuclear waste repository for over a decade ago. In June, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of the state on two major issues but relied on the commission to decide whether to proceed with the complaints. The Southeast compact says it paid the state 80 million dollars between 1986 and 1997 to build the repository.
ACCESSION #
53486538

 

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