Radioactive waste


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The U.S. government will reclassify some of the nation’s most dangerous radioactive waste to lower its threat level. The U.S. Department of Energy said Wednesday that the decision is intended to make it cheaper and easier to clean up nuclear weapons production sites in Washington, Idaho and South Carolina. The material has languished for decades […]

[12/11/18] Tuesday Headline News

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Fossil Fuel: Washington Gov. Jay Inslee wants to eliminate fossil fuels from the state’s electricity supply by the year 2045. Considering a 2020 White House bid and undeterred by repeated setbacks in getting climate legislation passed in his state, the Democratic governor proposed an ambitious package of legislation on Monday aimed a tackling climate change. […]