nuclear waste http://wyomingpublicradio.net en Senate gives initial approval for nuclear waste storage facility bill http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/senate-gives-initial-approval-nuclear-waste-storage-facility-bill <p>A bill that would allow for the building of a nuclear waste storage facility in Wyoming received an initial go ahead in the State Senate, despite concerns that it isn’t needed yet.&nbsp; The bill would get the process of permitting a storage facility started, so that if a nuclear power plant was considered for Wyoming, the storage facility would already be permitted.&nbsp; But some think that the Senate is getting ahead of itself.&nbsp; Sheridan Republican Bruce Burns worried that this could open the doors for something the state doesn’t want.</p> Wed, 16 Jan 2013 01:14:05 +0000 Bob Beck 35306 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Senate gives initial approval for nuclear waste storage facility bill