The long struggle to construct an underground nuclear waste repository at Yucca Mountain, Nevada, may well end with little to show for it. Until new technological or political solutions emerge, nuclear waste will continue to accumulate at nuclear power plants across the United States.
|Other Independent Review articles by William Beaver|
|Summer 2013||Sustainable Energy: The Promise and Perils of the Breeder Reactor|
|Winter 2011||The Failed Promise of Nuclear Power|