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Title: Emerging Prospects for Repository Success

Abstract

Recent events are again raising some old issues and creating new opportunities regarding the future disposition of the used, or spent, fuel from nuclear power plants. Handling these challenges well will not only help set the stage for a robust nuclear energy future, but will reflect the growing linkages among nuclear power, nuclear waste management, international security, and public and political acceptance. The emerging global nuclear regime may make spent fuel management not only more important, but improve chances of success.

Authors:
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
895086
Report Number(s):
UCRL-JRNL-218148
TRN: US0700384
DOE Contract Number:
W-7405-ENG-48
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Nuclear Engineering International, N/A, N/A, February 1, 2006, pp. 3842
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
29 ENERGY PLANNING, POLICY AND ECONOMY; 11 NUCLEAR FUEL CYCLE AND FUEL MATERIALS; 12 MANAGEMENT OF RADIOACTIVE WASTES, AND NON-RADIOACTIVE WASTES FROM NUCLEAR FACILITIES; 21 SPECIFIC NUCLEAR REACTORS AND ASSOCIATED PLANTS; 22 GENERAL STUDIES OF NUCLEAR REACTORS; MANAGEMENT; NUCLEAR ENERGY; NUCLEAR POWER; NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS; RADIOACTIVE WASTES; SECURITY; SPENT FUELS

Citation Formats

Isaacs, T. Emerging Prospects for Repository Success. United States: N. p., 2006. Web.
Isaacs, T. Emerging Prospects for Repository Success. United States.
Isaacs, T. Thu . "Emerging Prospects for Repository Success". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/895086.
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