Environmental Issues: Nuclear Energy, Nonproliferation, and Disarmament
All Documents in Nuclear Energy, Nonproliferation, and Disarmament Tagged nuclear fuel
- Nuclear Fuel's Dirty Beginnings
Environmental Damage and Public Health Risks from Uranium Mining in the American West
- Uranium mining anywhere poses significant environmental, economic, and social risks. In the high plains, Rocky Mountains, and intermountain West, however, where water resources are already scarce, it is inevitable that water-intensive uranium extraction poses significant risks to the region's environmental and public health.
- Nuclear Islands: International Leasing of Sensitive Nuclear Fuel Cycle Sites
- This journal article and slide presentation from NRDC's Nuclear Program describes the establishment of a new freestanding voluntary "International Nuclear Fuel Cycle Association" (INFCA) alongside the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to remedy known gaps in the prevailing nonproliferation regime.
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- California, by Planning Early for Nuclear Retirement, Positioned to More Safely End its Nuclear Era
- posted by Carl Zichella, 6/18/13
- Next Steps in the Retirement of the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station - SONGS
- posted by Jordan Weaver, 6/17/13
- Replacing the San Onofre Nuclear Plant Without More Dirty Power Plants
- posted by Devra Wang, 6/7/13
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