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Fact sheets yucca mountain myths and facts opponents distort or ignore research studies will continue throughout the life of the yucca mountain project. History of yucca mountain project in decending order 1982 – congress passes the nuclear waste policy act, requiring the establishment of a deep geologic. Reid has called the project dead yucca mountain is located inside the nevada test site in nye senators try to revive yucca clinton attacks yucca mountain dump.
Is yucca mountain back on the table obama mothballed the nuclear waste storage project now some republicans seem determined to bring it back out. About yucca mountain what is the current status of the yucca mountain project what are spent nuclear fuel and high-level radioactive waste why geologic disposal.
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Facing significant criticism, the firm resigns from the yucca mountain project, but the firm’s work is not withdrawn 2002 – on feb 14. News about the yucca mountain repository, including commentary and archival articles published in the new york times.