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Critics of small modular reactors forecast financial risk

...subsidies."SMRs are being promoted vigorously in the wake of the failure of the much-vaunted nuclear renaissance," Arjun Makhijani, the president of the Institute for Energy and Environmental Research, said in a statement. "But SMRs don't actually...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-08-08/critics-small-modular-reactor
MOX a concern in Japan reactor

...fuel that contains plutonium."This sort of plutonium fuel is more difficult to control than uranium fuel," said Arjun Makhijani, a nuclear scientist and the president of the Institute for Energy and Environmental Research.The fuel, known...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-03-15/mox-concern-japan-reactor
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Nuclear waste in search of home

...is no way in which the 5,000 drums sitting in Utah right now could fit under the low-level waste rule," said Arjun Makhijani, president of the Institute for Energy and Environmental Research, during a news conference Wednesday in Utah...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2010-03-04/nuclear-waste-search-hom
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SRS should take back Utah uranium, group says

...is no way in which the 5,000 drums sitting in Utah right now could fit under the low-level waste rule," said Arjun Makhijani, president of the Institute for Energy and Environmental Research, during a news conference today in Utah. "I...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-03-03/utah-uranium-shipment-coming
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Ports might get waste shipments

...Tennessee before burying it at a site in Clive, Utah, where the company is based. "That's a lot of waste," said Arjun Makhijani, executive director of the Institute for Energy and Environmental Research, a nuclear watchdog group. "As far...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/22/met_153400.shtml
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Article: Dangers were denied

...drink milk," to be published in the November-December issue of Bulletin of the Atomic Scentists, Pat Ortmeyer and Arjun Makhijani claim the government denied the public was in danger even though health effects were known. A Senate committee will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/30/met_215337.shtml
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Who's doing the protesting?

...I find it hard to believe that an organization with the adjective "clean" in its name opposes nuclear power.Arjun Makhijani, the president of the so-called Institute for Energy and Environmental Research, thinks the Nuclear Regulatory...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2012-04-24/whos-doing-protesting
NRC rejects groups' request to halt Plant Vogtle expansion

...understood."We think that the commission really should have acted more prudently in light of Fukushima," said Arjun Makhijani, the president of the Institute for Energy and Environmental Research.In a conference call with reporters, coalition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-04-16/nrc-rejects-groups-request-h
Yucca site based on bad science

...bury highly radioactive waste in Yucca Mountain, Nev. The Department of Energy has chosen to ignore them. Dr. Arjun Makhijani, president of the Tacoma, Wash.-based Institute of Energy and Environmental Research, has said: "Yucca Mountain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/28/let_341157.shtml
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SRS leads federal sites in radioactivity amount

...numerous commercial power plants that keep radioactive uranium in reactors and in pools of spent fuel, said Dr. Arjun Makhijani of the Institute of Energy and Environmental Research. However, given a history of leakage from its storage tanks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/26/met_59514.shtml
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