Court: Feds Violating Law at Nevada Nuclear Waste Dump
The ruling was a victory of sorts for those who want the proposed dump to open but may have little practical impact in the long-running dispute over Yucca Mountain.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is "flouting the law" by not conducting a licensing review of the proposed Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump in Nevada, a federal appeals court said Tuesday.
Join the Discussion
After you comment, click Post. You can enter an anonymous Display Name or connect to a social profile.
LATEST INFRASTRUCTURE & ENVIRONMENT HEADLINES
Feds Give Pennsylvania More Time to Comply With REAL ID Law1 hour ago
Dirt Roads Help Some Cities, Counties Drive Down Costs49 minutes ago
EPA Nominee May Revoke Some of California's Power to Fight Climate Change21 hours ago
Where Climate Change Isn't a Partisan Issue21 hours ago
Will States Stop Cities From Combating Climate Change?1 day ago
Texas, and 13 Other States, Sue Feds Once More Before Obama Leaves1 day ago