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
The Bulletin elevates expert voices above the noise. But as an independent, nonprofit media organization, our operations depend on the support of readers like you. Help us continue to deliver quality journalism that holds leaders accountable. Your support of our work at any level is important. In return, we promise our coverage will be understandable, influential, vigilant, solution-oriented, and fair-minded. Together we can make a difference.