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Good things come in threes

...also wisely decided to keep the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository alive...licensing application.Like MOX, Yucca Mountain already has billions of taxpayer...Obama administration zeroed out Yucca Mountain for political reasons.Without...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-22/good-things-come-thre
Don't dump this on us

...nation dithers on the mothballed Yucca Mountain repository, a dump is precisely...deep-geologic repository at Yucca Mountain, a cavern carved from igneous rock...nuclear waste, whose suggested Yucca Mountain "alternatives" include building...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-06/dont-dump-us
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley says state won't back down on MOX lawsuit

...our timeline," Haley said.She said the federal government also acted against SRS when it suspended funding for Yucca Mountain, a permanent federal repository for nuclear waste in Nevada."The rug was pulled out from under us when they were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-21/south-carolina-gov-nikki-hale
Administration incompetent

...terms of press freedom. This president announced we would accept hundreds of pounds of plutonium, after stopping the Yucca Mountain storage facility and only days after proposing to "cold standby" the mixed-oxide processing plant at Savannah...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-03-28/administration-incompete
Government's lies feed the persistence of conspiracy theories

...technology since 1947.Conspiracy theories persist because ? in addition to a constant spate of broken promises (Yucca Mountain, "Read my lips ? no new taxes," "You can keep your health insurance") ? the government flat-out lies to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-02-23/governments-lies
What a hazardous waste

...analysis of, ahem, "MOX alternatives" in 12 to 18 months.Shuttering the MOX facility, and the defunding of the Yucca Mountain waste site by Obama five years ago, means hazardous nuclear material that could have been converted to fuel will be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-14/what-hazardous-waste
Weird trick to cure nuclear waste problem!

...of Energy. Its "problem" is Yucca Mountain ? the unfinished national nuclear...the abominable failure that is Yucca Mountain, let's set the Wayback Machine...the DOE selected Nevada's Yucca Mountain as the hands-down best repository...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/damon-cline/2014-05-04/weird-tric
Yucca must open

...Sorenson, formerly of NASA, who is championing liquid fluoride thorium reactors. He provides a brilliant overview. Yucca Mountain not only is one of the safest places for spent nuclear waste, but if LFTR gets adopted in this country, we will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-11-03/yucca-must-open
We simply need Yucca

...list of people who support the Yucca Mountain project to store the nation's...background: Congress approved Yucca Mountain as a nuclear waste repository way...billion into the development of the Yucca Mountain Site in Nevada, this administration...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-10-27/we-simply-need-yucca
NRC 'Waste Confidence' meetings to focus on spent nuclear fuel

...underground repository in Nevada's Yucca Mountain was halted by the Obama administration...filed in hopes of resurrecting Yucca Mountain, and several locations - including...storage units.Although the Yucca Mountain debate continues to play out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-09/nrc-waste-confidence-meetings