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US Nuclear Regulators Freeze 19 Power Plant Licensing Decisions, After Court Ruling on Waste Storage

A US Court of Appeals ruling saying that spent nuclear fuel stored at nuclear power plants "poses a dangerous, long-term health and environmental risk" has prompted the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to halt all pending licensing decisions, ENS reports.

 

Affected are 9 construction and operating licenses, 8 license renewals, 1 operating license, and 1 early site permit.

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http://www.treehugger.com/fossil-fuels/u-s-freezes-licensing-nuclear-power-plants-after-court-ruling-waste.html

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