Nevada files motion regarding Yucca Mountain Nuclear Waste Project, launches dedicated website with educational resources

CARSON CITY, NV – September 20, 2022

Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak and the Nevada Agency for Nuclear Projects announced the filing of a new legal motion to bring an end to failed federal plans to construct a repository for the nation’s highly radioactive waste at Yucca Mountain, 65 miles northwest of Clark County’s populated areas.

Read the full press release from the State of Nevada and its U.S. congressional delegation.

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