Wasted time

A panel of Washington wise men has reached the blindingly obvious conclusion that the nation has failed in its responsibilities to come up with ways, and places, to store or dispose of the growing stream of high-level waste from civilian nuclear power facilities. But the same panel warns against any …

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No appeal

Four years ago, Utahns thought they had driven a stake through the heart of a scheme to store 44,000 tons of highly radioactive spent nuclear reactor fuel in steel casks on a parking lot in Skull Valley. In July, however, a federal court revived the project, ruling that the Department …

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