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Deep Isolation to license its waste disposal technology to Amentum
Deep Isolation announced that it has signed a memorandum of agreement with engineering services company Amentum to further the commercialization of Deep Isolation’s nuclear waste storage and disposal technology around the world. The initial targets for joint work include locations in Europe and the Pacific that represent a combined market for geologic disposal of spent fuel and high-level waste worth more than $30 billion, the company said.
August 11, 2022, 3:00PM
One year later: Three peer-reviewed papers tell the story of NIF’s record yield shot
August 11, 2022, 12:00PM
Court sides with NRC in Dewey Burdock license dispute
August 11, 2022, 9:30AM
ANS revises advanced reactors position statement and publishes new statement on HALEU
August 11, 2022, 7:23AM
Japan-to-U.S. HEU transfer fulfills nonproliferation commitment
August 10, 2022, 3:02PM
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