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Nuclear Waste

DOE Should explain and make transparent what the plan for nuclear waste is. Current facilities are overwhelmed with waste while they wait for Yucca Mountain to open. Yucca progress has been stalled. Even if Yucca opened it would not be able to take all the waste that currently exists. How will any future facilities contribute to the waste stream? What is the ultimate plan for nuclear waste? These questions demand ...more »

Submitted by (@michelle072304)


4 votes

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Suggestion for the disposal of spent nuclear waste

I am in favor of the development of nuclear energy if we can find a permanent way to safely dispose of the waste. I do not believe that storage is any more than a temporary and, possibly, disastrous expedient. As we all know, even the best sealed and protected land sites are subject to break-in and theft, as has been historically demonstrated by the tombs and pyramids of Egypt. Pleas read and consider my proposal. ...more »

Submitted by (@john.schueler)


3 votes