Environmental

Major Court Ruling Forces Nuclear Waste Disposal Review

NRDC: ‘This Is A Game Changer’ 

WASHINGTON--(ENEWSPF)--June 8, 2012 –  A federal appeals court’s unanimous decision today forces the country to re-evaluate the environmental impacts of the storage and disposal of its nuclear waste in a way that has never been done before.

The decision will send the Nuclear Regulatory Commission back to square one to determine the safety and consequences of allowing nuclear reactors to produce and accumulate radioactive nuclear waste, including the potential environmental effects of the failure to develop a geologic repository.

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