posted on Apr, 22 2005 @ 01:47 PM
As long as people resist Yucca, this will continue to be a problem. THese kinds of events are going to increase, and before long, there's going to
be a few major accidents.
There is no
plan to deal with the waste nation wide. There is no alternative to Yucca mountain. There is very little willingness to address
this topic in the political circles. Right now waste is often stored in the plants that the waste was made, in facilities that were not built for
long term holding, and in facilities that are literally
The US needs
to develop a nationwide plan, and it needs
to be Yucca mountain. The waste can't be stored outside the continental US,
becuase its bad enough that its going to have to be shipped, by trains
from the plants to Yucca, let alone having to ship it to multiple ports
all across the coasts and loading into ships, moving to some other location and then off loading and storing.