Tag: Fed

Conventional Fuels, Nuclear

Feds seek borehole test for potential hot nuke waste burial

February 16, 2016

Via: Penn Energy

The federal government plans to spend $80 million assessing whether its hottest nuclear wastecan be stored in 3-mile-deep holes, a project that could provide an alternative strategy to a Nevada repository plan that was halted in 2010. The five-year borehole project was […]