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Recycled Nuclear Waste Will Power a New Reactor via Wired

Last week, the Department of Energy gave a commercial company the green light to test fuel made from spent uranium. Idaho National Laboratory sprawls across nearly 900 square miles in the southeastern corner of its namesake state. Home to America’s … Continue reading

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U.S. can label nuke waste as less dangerous to quicken cleanup via CTV News

Nicholas K. Geranios, The Associated Press Published Thursday, June 6, 2019 1:53AM EDT Last Updated Thursday, June 6, 2019 6:15AM EDT SPOKANE, Wash. — The U.S. government on Wednesday will reclassify some of the nation’s most dangerous radioactive waste to lower its … Continue reading

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Idaho brings nuclear test reactor back to life via KTBV

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) – Idaho’s nuclear research laboratory is in the process of refurbishing a 1959 nuclear reactor to restart testing new fuel designs and power levels. The U.S. Department of Energy is spending $75 million to restart the … Continue reading

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