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Life after Oyster Creek: nuclear waste piles up in Lacey via app.

LACEY — Almost a half century’s worth of nuclear waste is accumulating on concrete pads in southern Lacey, refuse from what used to be the town’s economic engine.  Towering steel-and-concrete canisters of highly radioactive fuel rods, which once powered the reactor inside the now-defunct Oyster Creek … Continue reading

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Sandy “appears to have shifted” islands near NJ’s Oyster Creek nuclear plant — Surge smashed through homes close by — Feds begin special inspection at facility via ENEWNEWS

Title: NRC BEGINS SPECIAL INSPECTION AT OYSTER CREEK NUCLEAR PLANT TO REVIEW ISSUES AT SITE DURING HURRICANE SANDY Source: Nuclear Regulatory Commission Date: Nov. 13, 2012 […] As water rose in the plant’s water intake structure on Oct. 29, operators … Continue reading

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