United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Press Releases Regarding DOE's License Application for a Geologic Repository at Yucca Mountain

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has issued the following press releases, in connection with the license application that the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) submitted on June 3, 2008, seeking authorization to construct a high-level waste geologic repository at Yucca Mountain, Nevada:

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Press Release Title Date
08-106 NRC Receives DOE's License Application to Construct High-Level Nuclear Waste Repository at Yucca Mountain 06/03/2008
08-116 DOE To “Walk Through” Its Yucca Mountain Application in Public Meeting June 19–20 in Rockville, MD 06/16/2008
08-164 NRC Dockets Yucca Mountain Application, Adopts DOE’s Environmental Impact Statement 09/08/2008
08-173 NRC To Hold Public Meeting Sept. 23 in Nye County, Nevada, To Discuss Review Process for Yucca Mountain Application 09/16/2008
08-185 NRC Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Revisions to Its Waste Confidence Decision 10/08/2008
08-191 NRC Announces Opportunity To Request Hearing on Yucca Mountain Nuclear Waste Repository Application 10/17/2008
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