Nuke Waste Can Be Safely Transported

San Antonio Express-News Editorial Board Published 12:00 am, Saturday, March 18, 2017 There’s been no shortage of local anxiety over a proposal to transport and store high-level nuclear waste in West Texas. Bexar County Commissioners Court unanimously voted to oppose the transport of spent nuclear fuel to Andrews County, and City Councilman Ron Nirenberg has said he wants the…

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Hearing Draws Opponents From Far Away

ANDREWS COUNTY NEWS By Sam Kaufman (Sunday, February 19, 2017) – A three hour public hearing Wednesday concerning Waste Control Specialists’ desire store spent nuclear fuel on an interim basis here drew comments from those in support and also from out -of -town groups opposing nuclear energy. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission staged public hearings in…

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WCS: Environmental study amid application process makes sense

Midland Reporter-Telegram WCS: Environmental study amid application process makes sense By Trevor Hawes thawes@mrt.com Published 10:21 pm, Saturday, November 5, 2016 A quartet of environmental groups last month wrote the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission in an attempt to sway the agency to dismiss Waste Control Specialists’ pursuit of temporarily storing high-level nuclear waste in Andrews County,…

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