Post Profile






U.S. Navy Sets Plans to Upgrade Idaho Spent Fuel Facility

The Associated Press reported October 3 that the Navy and U.S. Department of Energy want to build a $1.6 billion facility at a nuclear site in eastern Idaho that would handle fuel waste from the nation’s fleet of nuclear-powered warships through at least 2060.
read more

share

Related Posts


Should Nuclear Energy Try To Fight The Natural Gas Craze?

Technology : Forbes: Tech

The nuclear power industry is trying to get ahead of national energy curve -- producing a study in advance of the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan to cut carbon emissions. The sector’s report sets out to quantify the fuel’s c...

Energy Department cancels plan to ship nuclear waste to Idaho

News : The Raw Story

The U.S. Energy Department has canceled a plan to ship to the Idaho National Laboratory spent nuclear fuel from commercial reactors out of state, a controversial proposal that drew protests from two former governors and a lawsuit fr...

Texas Firm Files with NRC for Interim Storage Site License for Spent Nuclear Fuel

Utilities / Energy : The Energy Collective

Waste Control Specialists (WCS), which already operates a radioactive waste disposal site in west Texas, has filed a license application with the NRC to build and operate an interim storage site for the nation’s commercial spent nuc...

Advances in high temperature nuclear reactor fuel – TRISO integrity at 1800 C!

Utilities / Energy : Atomic Insights Blog

The Idaho National Laboratory released the following exciting news on September 25, 2013. IDAHO FALLS — A safer and more efficient nuclear fuel is on the horizon. A team of researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Idaho Nation...

US wants to build Idaho facility for warships' nuclear waste

Technology : Physorg: Technology news

The Navy and U.S. Department of Energy want to build a $1.6 billion facility at a nuclear site in eastern Idaho that would handle fuel waste from the nation's fleet of nuclear-powered warships through at least 2060.

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC