Senate Approves Yucca Mountain, but Nevada Continues to Fight

Dawson, Jim
September 2002
Physics Today;Sep2002, Vol. 55 Issue 9, p30
Academic Journal
Reports the approval of nuclear waste storage inside the Yucca Mountain in Nevada by the U.S. Senate on July 9, 2002. Efforts of the state of Nevada to stop the project; Plans of the Department of Energy for its licensing application to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission; Concerns about safety.


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