Energy Head: Bid to Revive Yucca Mountain Nuclear Waste Dump DoomedEnergy Secretary Ernest Moniz says any effort to revive the long-dormant nuclear waste dump at Nevada's Yucca Mountain is doomed to fail because the project lacks support from elected officials in the state.
Sandoval: Trump's Stand On Yucca Mountain Won't Sway HimGov. Brian Sandoval says he'll continue to oppose the creation of a high-level nuclear waste dump at Yucca Mountain northwest of Las Vegas regardless of whether President elect-Donald Trump decides to back idea.
State Approves $2.5M to Keep Fighting Yucca Mountain DumpA state board has approved $2.5 million more to fight efforts to develop the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump in Nevada.
Leader: New Yucca Mountain Report Ignores Impact on TribeA Native American tribal leader says a federal report about underground water contamination from a proposed national nuclear waste dump in the Nevada desert fails to consider people living in the Death Valley area.
Nevada Officials Take Up Latest Fed Report on Yucca MountainA state official says a new report by federal regulators points to new problems if the U.S. government restarts stalled plans to build a national nuclear waste dump in the Nevada desert.
National Monument Not Part Of Effort To Fend Off Yucca
Nuke Dump Fire Was Preventable, Says ReportGovernment report says lack of equipment and training led to an underground fire at the nuclear waste dump in New Mexico.
New Mexico Residents Frustrated At Lack Of Nuke Dump Details People who live near the nation's only underground nuclear waste dump are demanding the government give them more information about a radiation leak.