Dry-Cask Storage: How Germany Led the Way

By Klaus Janberg, Frank von Hippel, September 1, 2009

With Yucca Mountain dead, the United States needs an alternative home for its
nuclear waste. It would do well to look to Germany, which invented interim
dry-cask storage and still relies on the technology today to store its spent
fuel safely.

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