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Premier Asked To Cancel Proposed Nuclear Waste Burial At Bruce Power - BlackburnNews.com

Nuclear Waste - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 4:14pm

BlackburnNews.com

Premier Asked To Cancel Proposed Nuclear Waste Burial At Bruce Power
BlackburnNews.com
The authors of the open letter call the plan to bury radioactive waste in limestone deep underground, flawed. A federally appointed Joint Review Panel last week recommended the project go ahead. The letter points out that there are still too many ...
Great Lake mayors pan deep-burial nuclear waste option 0London Free Press
Greens call on Environment Minister to stop nuclear waste dump in Lake HuronWire Service Canada (press release)
Great Lakes mayors pan deep-burial nuke waste optionBrantford Expositor

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Premier Asked to Cancel Proposed Nuclear Waste Burial at Bruce Power - BlackburnNews.com

Nuclear Waste - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 12:21pm

BlackburnNews.com

Premier Asked to Cancel Proposed Nuclear Waste Burial at Bruce Power
BlackburnNews.com
One hundred public interest groups have written an open letter calling on the Ontario Government to direct Ontario Power Generation to withdraw the plan to bury nuclear waste at the Bruce Power site on Lake Huron. The provincial government is the sole ...
Great Lake mayors pan deep-burial nuclear waste option 0London Free Press
Greens call on Environment Minister to stop nuclear waste dump in Lake HuronWire Service Canada (press release)
100 Groups Urge Govt. of Ontario to Block Great Lakes Radioactive Waste DumpYubaNet
Brantford Expositor
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Sellafield nuclear waste storage safety limit relaxed following accident - The Guardian

Nuclear Waste - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 7:45am

The Guardian

Sellafield nuclear waste storage safety limit relaxed following accident
The Guardian
Dilapidated nuclear waste storage ponds in Sellafield abandoned 40 years ago containing hundreds of tonnes of Dilapidated nuclear waste storage ponds at Sellafield, Cumbria. The nuclear storage limits are likely to be exceeded by up to 350 tonnes ...

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Lake Huron nuclear waste plan opposed by Anishinabek Nation - CBC.ca

Nuclear Waste - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 4:24pm

CBC.ca

Lake Huron nuclear waste plan opposed by Anishinabek Nation
CBC.ca
The Anishinabek Nation says it will oppose any deep geological nuclear waste repositories in its territory, which stretches across the shores of the Great Lakes in Ontario. The declaration comes a week after a federal environmental assessment concluded ...
Anishinabek Nation joins Saugeen Ojibway Nation Opposing Nuclear WasteNet Newsledger

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Europe's largest nuclear power station is storing waste in a 'shocking' way - Business Insider

Nuclear Waste - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 10:55am

Business Insider

Europe's largest nuclear power station is storing waste in a 'shocking' way
Business Insider
Concerns have been raised by environmentalists and atomic power experts over the way waste is being stored at Europe's largest nuclear power station, in crisis-ridden Ukraine. More than 3,000 spent nuclear fuel rods are kept inside metal casks within ...

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Nuclear waste stored in 'shocking' way 120 miles from Ukrainian front line - The Guardian

Nuclear Waste - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 7:18am

The Guardian

Nuclear waste stored in 'shocking' way 120 miles from Ukrainian front line
The Guardian
The US Sandia Lab tests considered scenarios up to airliner impact, although the results remain classified, Neil Hyatt , a professor of radioactive waste management at Sheffield University, told the Guardian. However, a dry storage container with a ...

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Miner, councillor apply to host nuclear waste facility in regional WA - ABC Online

Nuclear Waste - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 1:33am

ABC Online

Miner, councillor apply to host nuclear waste facility in regional WA
ABC Online
Iron ore miner Gindalbie Metals and a Goldfields councillor have made applications to host a low-level radioactive waste dump in separate regions of Western Australia. Gindalbie confirmed it nominated Badja Station in the Shire of Yalgoo in WA's Mid ...
I'll give you the tip; miners diversify into junkSydney Morning Herald

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Federal budget 2015: Why Australia's nuclear waste legacy will cost $27 million - Sydney Morning Herald

Nuclear Waste - Tue, 05/12/2015 - 10:36pm

Sydney Morning Herald

Federal budget 2015: Why Australia's nuclear waste legacy will cost $27 million
Sydney Morning Herald
The government is currently conducting a search for a location for a national radioactive waste dump. At the same time, the South Australian government has launched a royal commission into nuclear energy that will examine, among other things, whether ...

Fight heats up to stop plan to bury nuclear waste near Great Lakes - Windsor Star (blog)

Nuclear Waste - Tue, 05/12/2015 - 9:57pm

Windsor Star (blog)

Fight heats up to stop plan to bury nuclear waste near Great Lakes
Windsor Star (blog)
The Bruce Power nuclear generating station in Kincardine on Saturday, August 16, 2003. Ontario Power Generation is seeking permission from the Canadian government to permanently store low- and intermediate-level radioactive waste in a rock chamber ...

Idaho nuclear scientists say fuel rods can be safely studied - Albuquerque Journal

Nuclear Waste - Tue, 05/12/2015 - 6:20pm

Albuquerque Journal

Idaho nuclear scientists say fuel rods can be safely studied
Albuquerque Journal
In this Monday, May 11, 2015 photo, nuclear waste is being stored in underground containers at the Idaho National Laboratory about 50 miles west of Idaho Falls, Idaho. Officials at an Idaho nuclear facility say they can safely handle two shipments of ...

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McArthur River Recognized For Exceptional Safety Performance - EIN News (press release)

In The News... - Tue, 05/12/2015 - 11:31am

McArthur River Recognized For Exceptional Safety Performance
EIN News (press release)
This includes the Blind River refinery (eight years), Cameco Fuel Manufacturing Inc. (three years), and the Port Hope conversion facility (two years), the Key Lake mill (two years) and the McArthur River mine (two years). The injury rate among ...

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McArthur River Recognized For Exceptional Safety Performance - EIN News (press release)

In The News... - Tue, 05/12/2015 - 11:24am

McArthur River Recognized For Exceptional Safety Performance
EIN News (press release)
This includes the Blind River refinery (eight years), Cameco Fuel Manufacturing Inc. (three years), and the Port Hope conversion facility (two years), the Key Lake mill (two years) and the McArthur River mine (two years). The injury rate among ...

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OPG welcomes federal seal of approval on Kincardine nuclear waste site - durhamregion.com

Nuclear Waste - Tue, 05/12/2015 - 6:11am

durhamregion.com

OPG welcomes federal seal of approval on Kincardine nuclear waste site
durhamregion.com
CLARINGTON -- Ontario Power Generation has welcomed a decision which gives an overall seal of approval to the controversial nuclear waste disposal site proposed for a subterranean crypt below the Bruce nuclear station near Kincardine. “We're pleased ...

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