Plans Underway to Move Ahead with Repository

March 2014
Nuclear Waste News;3/6/2014, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p5
The article offers information on the nuclear waste disposal repository plans of France, as of March 2014. Topics discussed include production of electricity from nuclear power in France, lack nuclear waste disposal sites and France government spending to support local community projects related to the waste management.


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