Letter to DOE Regarding Yucca Mountain License Review
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. The SER documents the NRC technical staff's independent evaluation to determine whether the repository will comply with public health, enviornmental, and safety standards, including such standards that apply after the repository is closed.
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