Nevada Gears Up to Fight Yucca Mountain Nuke Waste SiteFacing a new presidential administration and a Republican Congress, top Nevada elected officials are gearing up to resume a 30-year fight to stop proposals to bury the nation's radioactive waste about 100 miles northwest of Las Vegas.
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.
A Yucca Mountain Comeback?Environmental report meetings set
Regulators Issuing Report On Nuclear Dump Plan
Congressmen Tour Yucca Mountain Nuclear Dump SiteLawmakers inspected the proposed site for a national nuclear waste disposal facility.
Yucca Mountain - New Developments(Yucca Mountain,...) Newly published Nuclear Regulatory Commission staff findings appear to provide wiggle room for adopting rules to open a national nuclear waste dump in the Nevada desert, if decision-makers want to go forward.
State Keeping An Eye On Yucca MountainGroup meets to talk about status of nuclear waste storage project
Nuclear Regulatory Commission Releases Part Of Yucca Report781-page document says storing nuclear waste there met safety guidelines.
Reid Makes Yucca VowPromises nuclear waste storage project won't happen