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Finnish Government to Bury Nuclear Waste for 100000 Years - Popular Mechanics

Nuclear Waste - Fri, 06/10/2016 - 4:15pm

Popular Mechanics

Finnish Government to Bury Nuclear Waste for 100000 Years
Popular Mechanics
Beginning in 2020, the government of Finland plans on burying over 5,000 tons of nuclear waste over 1,000 feet below the Earth. It's the first national attempt to permanently bury nuclear waste. Nuclear power is increasingly becoming the dominant power ...

Attorney general visits Pocatello to talk about nuclear waste - LocalNews8.com

Nuclear Waste - Fri, 06/10/2016 - 12:29am

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Attorney general visits Pocatello to talk about nuclear waste
LocalNews8.com
"The department of energy was supposed to have processed, solidified, 900,00 gallons of sodium-bearing high-level liquid waste, which sits in three stainless steel tanks above the East snake plain aquifer," Wasden said. "They had until Dec. 31, 2012 to ...
DOE has legacy of broken promisesIdaho Press-Tribune

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Groups Form to Combat Storage of Nuclear Waste at SONGS - San Clemente Times

Nuclear Waste - Thu, 06/09/2016 - 5:15pm

Groups Form to Combat Storage of Nuclear Waste at SONGS
San Clemente Times
On Wednesday, June 8, the group Secure Nuclear Waste met in Laguna Beach to discuss issues with an audience of more than 100 people pertaining to the now-defunct plant's storage of spent nuclear fuel, security and the geology of its location. A panel ...

Vermont has voice in national nuclear waste debate - vtdigger.org

Nuclear Waste - Thu, 06/09/2016 - 3:29pm

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Vermont has voice in national nuclear waste debate
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BRATTLEBORO — Last week at a Boston hotel, a team of officials and experts spent hours dissecting a vexing question: What's the best way to find a new home for the nation's nuclear waste? The inquiry is particularly important for Windham County and ...

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Vermont has voice in national nuclear waste debate - vtdigger.org

Nuclear Waste - Thu, 06/09/2016 - 3:29pm

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Vermont has voice in national nuclear waste debate
vtdigger.org
BRATTLEBORO — Last week at a Boston hotel, a team of officials and experts spent hours dissecting a vexing question: What's the best way to find a new home for the nation's nuclear waste? The inquiry is particularly important for Windham County and ...

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Wiscasset voices concerns about nuclear waste to feds - Bangor Daily News

Nuclear Waste - Thu, 06/09/2016 - 10:09am

Wiscasset voices concerns about nuclear waste to feds
Bangor Daily News
Rines read a resolution adopted by Wiscasset voters in 2001, which asked the federal government to take immediate possession of the remaining nuclear waste at the Maine Yankee site. “This is a meeting about consent-based nuclear waste siting,” Rines ...

Wiscasset voices concerns about nuclear waste to feds - Bangor Daily News

Nuclear Waste - Thu, 06/09/2016 - 10:04am

Bangor Daily News

Wiscasset voices concerns about nuclear waste to feds
Bangor Daily News
Rines read a resolution adopted by Wiscasset voters in 2001, which asked the federal government to take immediate possession of the remaining nuclear waste at the Maine Yankee site. “This is a meeting about consent-based nuclear waste siting,” Rines ...

Finland To Seal 5500 Tons Of Dangerously Radioactive Nuclear Waste In $4 Billion Tomb - Design & Trend

Nuclear Waste - Thu, 06/09/2016 - 8:46am

Design & Trend

Finland To Seal 5500 Tons Of Dangerously Radioactive Nuclear Waste In $4 Billion Tomb
Design & Trend
Several precautions will be taken to avoid any leakage of nuclear waste. The waste will first be sealed in iron casts, then into copper canisters and finally into clay. These will then be interred 1,380 feet underground in the tunnels, which will be ...
Leaders to visit Finland's permanent nuke dumpThe Advertiser

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Local Leaders, Scientists Sounding Alarm Over Possible Nuclear Disaster In Southland - CBS Local

Nuclear Waste - Thu, 06/09/2016 - 1:39am

CBS Local

Local Leaders, Scientists Sounding Alarm Over Possible Nuclear Disaster In Southland
CBS Local
LAGUNA BEACH (CBSLA.com) — A standing-room-only public forum was held Wednesday night to warn the community about Southern California Edison's plans to bury radioactive waste near San Onofre State Beach. If nothing is done, the utility will be ...
New group wants action on nuclear waste storage at San OnofreOCRegister
Security Guards at San Onofre, 5 Other Nuclear Power Plants Now Allowed to Carry Assault RiflesKTLA

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New group wants action on nuclear waste storage at San Onofre - OCRegister

Nuclear Waste - Thu, 06/09/2016 - 1:37am

OCRegister

New group wants action on nuclear waste storage at San Onofre
OCRegister
A panel discusses the danger of burying millions of pounds of nuclear waste 42 yards from the ocean at San Onofre State Beach. Secure Nuclear Waste Coalition, a coalition of San Diego and Orange County concerned citizens, elected officials and legal ...
Local Leaders, Scientists Sounding Alarm Over Possible Nuclear Disaster In SouthlandCBS Local
Security Guards at San Onofre, 5 Other Nuclear Power Plants Now Allowed to Carry Assault RiflesKTLA

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U.S Court of Appeals upholds rule on nuclear waste storage - Republican Eagle

Nuclear Waste - Wed, 06/08/2016 - 4:09pm

Vermont Public Radio

U.S Court of Appeals upholds rule on nuclear waste storage
Republican Eagle
Prairie Island Indian Community joined several states and environmental agencies to appeal the Nuclear Regulatory Commission's Continued Storage Rule, which was rejected, and it was concluded nuclear waste can be stored onsite indefinitely.
Prairie Island Indian Community seeking federal trust for new landMinnesota Public Radio News

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Best time to tour the UN? Not during an international crisis - Northumberland Today

In The News... - Wed, 06/08/2016 - 11:11am

Northumberland Today

Best time to tour the UN? Not during an international crisis
Northumberland Today
Visitors see objects marred by nuclear explosions in Nagasaki and Hiroshima during World War II as well as exhibits about land mines and the Escopetarra, a guitar made from an AK-47 by Cesar Lopez, a Colombian musician and social activist. Escopetarra ...

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Langley: Coalition Launches Independent Community Forum on Nuclear Waste - VoiceofOC

Nuclear Waste - Wed, 06/08/2016 - 4:09am

VoiceofOC

Langley: Coalition Launches Independent Community Forum on Nuclear Waste
VoiceofOC
Today Secure Nuclear Waste announced that it has formed a coalition to convene “the first truly public forum” to discuss plans to bury high-level nuclear waste on the beach at San Onofre State Park. The group's first forum and public hearing will take ...

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