Diablo Canyon’s dry-cask storage facility now houses 16 canisters — each 19 feet tall and weighing 340,000 pounds — and has space for up to 138 casks, which would accommodate all of the waste generated by the plant’s initial 40-year operating license.
Diablo Canyon’s dry-cask storage facility now houses 16 canisters — each 19 feet tall and weighing 340,000 pounds — and has space for up to 138 casks, which would accommodate all of the waste generated by the plant’s initial 40-year operating license. jjohnston@thetribunenews.com
Diablo Canyon’s dry-cask storage facility now houses 16 canisters — each 19 feet tall and weighing 340,000 pounds — and has space for up to 138 casks, which would accommodate all of the waste generated by the plant’s initial 40-year operating license. jjohnston@thetribunenews.com

Nuclear waste storage at Diablo Canyon is a mini Yucca

June 25, 2011 11:49 PM