Utah Nuclear Waste Site Gets 2nd Chance

Law360, New York (July 28, 2010, 1:13 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has reopened the possibility that a temporary spent nuclear fuel storage facility will be built on an Indian reservation in Utah, overturning high-level U.S. Department of the Interior officials' denial of the proposal.

Judge David Ebel of the U.S. District Court for the District of Utah on Monday ordered the DOI to take another look at the plan, which if approved would allow Private Fuel Storage LLC, a consortium of utility companies, to lease part of the Skull Valley Band of Goshute Indians'...
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