Friday, August 29, 2014

Above Ground Storage of Spent Nuclear Fuel Gets An OK

Sometimes it's a child's game and other times it's a deadly serious game.

"As the country struggles to find a place to bury spent nuclear fuel, theNuclear Regulatory Commission has decided that nuclear waste from power plants can be stored above ground in containers that can be maintained and guarded indefinitely."

Full story here.

1 comment:

  1. I have no idea if this is a good or bad notion. I'd rather they didn't make any more nuclear waste. In other words, I want all nuclear facilities to be shut down. On the other hand, if they must make it, perhaps it's better that's it remains where you can observe it and monitor any problems.