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Another county heard from: West Texas county wants to store high-level nuclear waste

The New York Times reported Thursday:

Loving County is big, dry and stretches for miles, and is the perfect place, local officials say, to store high-level radioactive waste. 758 more words

NRC’s Materials and Waste Management Programs Coming Back Under One Roof

Chris Miller
Merge Coordinator and Director of Intergovernmental Liaison and Rulemaking

When Congress created the NRC in 1974, it established three specific offices within the agency. 511 more words


Waste Confidence Final Rule Now Before the Commission

Andy Imboden
Communications Branch Chief
Waste Confidence Directorate

After thousands of public comments, dozens of meetings and hundreds of written pages, the NRC Commissioners are now deliberating the draft final rule and draft generic environmental impact statement on the continued storage of spent nuclear fuel – what used to be called “waste confidence.” 360 more words