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Wasteing nuclear waste
Washington Times ^ | Wednesday, July 17, 2002 | Gordon Prather

Posted on 07/16/2002 10:38:47 PM PDT by JohnHuang2

Edited on 07/12/2004 3:55:33 PM PDT by Jim Robinson. [history]

According to Nevada Sen. Harry Reid, allowing Yucca Mountain known to the cognoscenti as the Jimmy Carter Waste-of-Fuel Dump to open for business in 2010 will make all you SUV-driving soccer moms vulnerable to being run over by a "mobile Chernobyl."


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TOPICS: Editorial; News/Current Events; US: Nevada
KEYWORDS: energylist
Wednesday, July 17, 2002

Quote of the Day posted by wingnuts'nbolts

1 posted on 07/16/2002 10:38:47 PM PDT by JohnHuang2
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To: JohnHuang2
This is a keeper.
Bookmarked.
2 posted on 07/16/2002 10:41:36 PM PDT by ppaul
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3 posted on 07/16/2002 11:00:30 PM PDT by Libertarianize the GOP
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To: JohnHuang2; All
There's a better way than burying it- other countries have, for decades, recycled the stuff:

US Nuclear Power Debate
... The Bush administration also wants to explore new technology to recycle nuclear
fuel, increasing its efficiency and possibly reducing its danger. ...

Other info:

Numatec - the Tri-Cities' 'French connection'
... Numatec other parent is Cogema, the owner and operator of facilities used to produce
and recycle nuclear fuel, including many designed and built by SGN. ...

Nuclear Electricity
... gas equivalent). • Uranium offers a long-term source of energy. Unlike
fossil fuels, we can recycle nuclear fuel. We can recover ...

[MMA Alumni] Helping out MMA Nuclear Employed Alumni
... Many MMA Grads are employed in the Nuclear Power industry, ever since President Carter
killed the national plans to recycle nuclear fuel as was always intended ...

[PDF] U. S. Nuclear Waste Policy: Reaching Critical Mass
File Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - View as HTML
... An Aside: Nuclear Fuel Reprocessing Overseas In addition to the United States,
only two other countries don't recycle nuclear fuel as a matter of national ...

Salon.com Technology | Nukes now!
... Other countries, such as Japan and France -- which gets about 80 percent of its
electricity from nuclear power -- recycle nuclear fuel, but President Ford ...

4 posted on 07/17/2002 2:13:29 AM PDT by backhoe
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