Oil nay, nuclear yea, but not in Yucca

 作者:邝帛瘛     |      日期:2019-03-08 02:07:02
Oil nay, nuclear yea… Big oil took a hit and nuclear got a boost from US president Barack Obama’s budget proposal. It calls for a $36 billion increase in loan guarantees for nuclear power plants and cuts $36.5 billion in subsidies to oil and natural gas companies over 10 years. If approved by Congress, the money could be used to finance six new nuclear power plants. …but not in Yucca The US is finally abandoning plans to store high-level nuclear waste in an underground repository in Yucca mountain in Nevada,