South Carolina County Sues To Resuscitate Yucca

February 2010
Energy Daily;2/22/2010, p5
The article reports on a lawsuit filed by Aiken County, South Carolina against the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama over its decision to withdraw the license application for the planned Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository. The county claims that the Department of Energy and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission are violating the Nuclear Waste Policy Act and the National Environmental Policy Act. Administration officials believe there is a better way to manage radioactive waste.


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