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Full Title: Commercial Spent Nuclear Fuel: Observations on the Key Attributes and Challenges of Storage and Disposal Options Author(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publisher(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: In...
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Full Title: Lessons Learned About Spent Fuel Pools From the Fukushima Accident Author(s): Herschel Specter Publisher(s): N/A Publication Date: 12/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) Committee on Lessons Learned from the...
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Without significant gains in storage technology, electric generation from solar and wind will not meet the world’s energy needs. Nuclear power, however, can deliver electric power in a sufficiently safe,...
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Full Title: Nuclear Waste Policy Act Author(s): U.S. Senate and House of Representatives Publisher(s): U.S. Senate and House of Representatives Publication Date: 1/1982 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  An Act to provide for the development of repositories for the disposal...
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Since the development of the Yucca Mountain Nuclear Waste Repository was terminated in 2011, no long-term plan for storing spent nuclear fuel accumulating at nuclear power plants has been developed....
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Full Title: Preliminary Evaluation of Removing Used Nuclear Fuel from Nine Shutdown Sites Author(s): Steven J. Maheras,  Ralph E. Best,  Steven B. Ross, Kenneth A. Buxton, Jeffery L. England, Paul E....
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Full Title: Spent Nuclear Fuel: Accumulating Quantities at Commercial Reactors Present Storage and Other Challenges Author(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publisher(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publication Date: 8/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The amount of spent...
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Full Title: Spent Nuclear Fuel: Accumulating Quantities at Commercial Reactors Present Storage and Other Challenges Author(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publisher(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publication Date: 8/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  Spent nuclear fuel, the used...
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Full Title: The Bridge: Linking Engineering and Society - Managing Nuclear Waste Author(s): National Academy of Engineering Publisher(s): National Academy of Engineering Publication Date: 8/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  The United States derives a significant fraction of its...
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