Radioactive waste to be kept above ground at Diablo Canyon

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The Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant will have to keep its radioactive waste in above ground containers, at least for now.

That’s because Energy Secretary Steven Chu says the proposed Yucca Mountain storage facility in Nevada is no longer an option.

At a hearing Thursday, Chu said the waste can stay at power plants while the Obama administration comes up with another plan

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/29554071/

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