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Oversight of Department of Energy Activities at the Yucca Mountain Site

United States

Oversight of Department of Energy Activities at the Yucca Mountain Site

Hearing Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, United Stat

by United States

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Published by Government Printing Office .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10116168M
ISBN 100160714109
ISBN 109780160714108

Department of Energy (DOE) studies consistently ranked the Yucca Mountain site at or near the top of candidate sites,2 Congress amended the NWPA to direct all site-specific work for a repository program to site, construct, license, and operate a repository at the Yucca Mountain, Nevada site. In , the Nevada Legislature created the Committee on High-Level Radioactive Waste, Nevada Commission on Nuclear Projects, and Nevada’s Agency for Nuclear Projects (ANP) to conduct state oversight of the Yucca Mountain Site Characterization Program.

Yucca Mountain as the site for the national repository. Consistent with the NWPA and Public Law , the Department of Energy prepared and submitted to the Nuclear. Currently, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) does not have active safety oversight responsibilities at the potential Yucca Mountain repository site. When the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management, discontinued site activities and closed its Yucca Mountain Project Office, the NRC closed its Las Vegas On-Site Representatives .

Linda Bluestein is the National Clean Cities Co-Director and has served in this position since She works at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Vehicle Technologies Office (VTO) on day-to-day management of Technology Integration core activities, leads efforts to strengthen local partnerships and coalitions, and helps coordinate competitive DOE funding opportunities. Suggested Citation:"Department of Energy's Construction Safety Program."National Research Council. Safety in the Underground Construction and Operation of the Exploratory Studies Facility at Yucca Mountain.


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Oversight of Department of Energy Activities at the Yucca Mountain Site by United States Download PDF EPUB FB2

Oversight of department of energy activities at the yucca mountain site hearing before a subcommittee of the committee on appropriations united states senate one hundred eighth congress first session special hearing —las vegas, nv printed for the use of.

Oversight of Department of Energy activities at the Yucca Mountain site: hearing before a subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, United States Senate, One Hundred Eighth Congress, first session, special hearing,Las Vegas, NV.

Board’s oversight of DOE’s activities to archive and preserve materials developed by the Yucca Mountain Project (YMP). For nearly 30 years, DOE studied Yucca Mountain as a potential repository site and com-pleted significant engineering design work.

In JuneDOE submitted a. senate hearing, th congress - oversight of department of energy activities at the yucca mountain site Author Scribd Government Docs View All In Yucca Mountain Nuclear Waste Repository. U.S. Department of Energy Yucca Mountain Site Characterization Project Office P.O.

Box Las Vegas. NV AUDIT REPORT: ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE DESERT RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT THE YUCCA MOUNTAIN SITE CHARACTERIZATION PROJECT. JUNE CONTRACT #DE-ACNV (SCP: N/A). The characterization of the Yucca Mountain site was completed and in OCRWM submitted a license application to the U.S.

Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC or the Commission) seeking authorization to construct the Yucca Mountain repository. In fiscal year (FY)the Obama Administration decided to terminate the Yucca Mountain Project.

Yucca Mountain Archival Documents From the Former Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management. View archival Yucca Mountain documents that were previously posted on the website for the Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management.

Additional Yucca Mountain license application-related documents are available through the Nuclear Regulatory Commission's Licensing Support Network Web site. governments are entitled to exercise oversight of the Department of Energy's Yucca Mountain Project.

Oversight funds provided by the Department may be used to review Yucca Mountain activities with the potential to affect local economies, public health and safety, and the environment. In Fiscal Years andten local governments received.

6/13 Location of Yucca Mountain, Nevada 7/13 A scientist uses ultra-violet light to study how fluids move through rock 8/13 GA-4 spent fuel truck transportation cask.

FINDINGS FROM THE AGENCY'S TECHNICAL OVERSIGHT ACTIVITIES. Since its inception, the Agency has devoted a significant amount of time and resources to the technical oversight of the Department of Energy's (DOE) site characterization activities and the implementation of independent studies of key Yucca Mountain site suitability issues.

Yucca Mountain Project – The Yucca Mountain site is located in Nye County, Nevada, approximately miles northwest of Las Vegas.

For two decades, the OCRWM conducted scientific and engineering investigations at Yucca Mountain to determine its suitability as a nuclear waste repository.

The Report To The President And The Congress By The Secretary Of Energy On The Need For A Second Repository Nevada Rail Alignment for the Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel and High-Level Radioactive Waste at Yucca Mountain, Nye County, Nevada July 1, Fiscal Year Civilian Radioactive Waste Management Fee Adequacy Assessment Report.

YUCCA MOUNTAIN PROJECT BACKGROUND The Nuclear Waste Policy Act, as amended (NWPA), designated the Yucca Mountain site in Nevada as the only site to be considered for a geologic repository for disposal of spent fuel and high-level nuclear waste.

The NWPA also provided for "affected units of local government" (AULGs) within the vicinity of Yucca. Yucca Mountain Review Plan: Final Report [Commission, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Yucca Mountain Review Plan: Final Report. Backgrounder on Licensing Yucca Mountain Printable Version. On this page: Background; Licensing Review Process; The Adjudicatory Process; The Nuclear Regulatory Commission received an application from the Department of Energy on June 3,for a license to construct the nation's first geologic repository for high-level nuclear waste at Yucca Mountain, Nevada.

Infollowing extensive characterization of the site by DOE, its national laboratories, and many universities, the Secretary of Energy determined that Yucca Mountain was suitable for repository development and recommended the president approve the site for development.

This website contains information about the Lander County, Nevada Yucca Mountain repository oversight programs: Scientific publications and reports, Studies conducted by the program to create baselines for the counties current conditions, Impact report assessements related to the propsed High-level Radioative Waste site at Yucca Mountain.

Yucca Mountain: The Department of Energy Should Take chose yucca Mountain as the site for a deep geologic U.S. Department of Energy, “DOE Announces Yucca Mountain License Application. Churchill County completes community survey for ; Janu - NRC Completes Yucca Mountain Safety Evaluation Report - More than six and a half years after the Department of Energy (DOE) submitted its license application seeking authorization to build a geologic repository, Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) staff published the final two volumes of the safety evaluation report.

State of Nevada Yucca Mountain Oversight Funds for Fiscal Year CR-C 20 02 -0 8 Yucca Mountain Surface Facilities WR -L 20 02 -0 4 Review of Alleged Conflicts of Interest Involving a Legal Services Contract for the Yucca Mountain Project I01IG 20 01.

) as Amended (PL ), Clark County is authorized to conduct oversight of the Department of Energy’s (DOE) site characterization activities at Yucca Mountain, report on potential impacts from the transportation of nuclear waste to Yucca Mountain, and monitor impacts of actual operation of a proposed repository at Yucca Mountain.The National Repository at Yucca Mountain U.S.

Department of Energy How the repository will protect people and the environment The Yucca Mountain site is located in a remote area of the Mojave desert in Nye County, Nevada, about 90 miles northwest of Las Vegas. The site is isolated from concentrations of human population and human activity.

The President’s budget requests $ million for the Department of Energy (DOE) “to restart licensing activities for the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository and initiate a robust interim.