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Nuclear Leak

Union Awaits Info On Leak At Nuke Dump Site

AP | SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN | Posted 05.05.2014 | Green

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A union representing some 200 workers at the nation's only underground nuclear waste dump said Tuesday its wants to be sure...

Is This Nuclear Plant Too Dangerous To Clean Up?

| Valerie Brown | Posted 05.09.2013 | Green

By Valerie Brown, Scientific American: (click here for original article) The most toxic and voluminous nuclear waste in the U.S.—208 million lit...

Nuclear Plant Leaking Contaminated Water In Japan

AP | MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 06.05.2013 | World

TOKYO -- The operator of Japan's crippled nuclear plant said Saturday that it was moving tons of highly radioactive water from a temporary storage tan...

Tanks At Hanford Nuclear Reservation Could Explode

AP | By SHANNON DININNY | Posted 06.02.2013 | Green

YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Underground tanks that hold a stew of toxic, radioactive waste at the nation's most contaminated nuclear site pose a possible r...

Nation's Most Contaminated Nuclear Site Leaking Radioactive Waste

AP | SHANNON DININNY and MIKE BAKER | Posted 02.20.2013 | Green

OLYMPIA, Wash. -- The long-delayed cleanup of the nation's most contaminated nuclear site became the subject of more bad news Friday, when Washington ...

Vermont Yankee Nuclear Plant Cuts Power After Leak

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

VERNON, Vt. — Vermont's lone nuclear power plant is cutting the amount of power it generates by 60 percent after finding a leak of mildly radioa...