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Nuclear Waste Dump

Lapse At New Mexico Nuclear Waste Dump Blamed On Staff Vacancy

Reuters | Posted 10.23.2014 | Green

By Laura Zuckerman Aug 22 (Reuters) - State regulators failed to collect air samples in the week following a radiation release at a Ne...

Air Testing Finds No Contamination Near Nuke Dump

AP | Posted 05.10.2014 | Green

CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) — New air testing in the nation's only underground nuclear repository showed no detectable radioactive contamination from a 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...

Court: Obama Administration Violating Law By Delaying Nuclear Site Decision

AP | MATTHEW DALY | Posted 10.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — In a rebuke to the Obama administration, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday that the Nuclear Regulatory Commission has been viol...

GOP Candidates Oppose Dumping Nuclear Waste at Yucca Mountain Site

AP | Posted 12.18.2011 | Home

LAS VEGAS -- Republican presidential hopefuls say they oppose the controversial Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump in Nevada. The Obama administration ...