Excerpt: Our country has invested 30 years and $15 billion in determining whether Yucca Mountain would be a safe repository. A critical milestone in the license review process is the NRC's public release of its Safety Evaluation Report (SER) on the proposed Yucca Mountain design.
Excerpt: In a February 28, 2013 hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy, you and your fellow commissioners committed to honor the Court’s decision concerning resumption of the license review and to provide monthly reports on the staff’s progress and expendi
Excerpt: While we appreciate your quick response to our letter and your providing a witness for the hearing, both the testimony of Mr.
Excerpt: The delay caused by this freeze and the FCC’s environmental and historic review processes adversely affects the railroads’ ability to deploy PTC and delays implementation of safety systems mandated by Congress. … We urge the FCC to move expeditiously to put a process in place to facilitate the timely deployment of PTC...
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