8-Org Letter Requesting DOE Establish Office Dedicated to Nuclear Waste Management

On Monday, May 3, 2021, the following eight organizations sent a joint letter to DOE Secretary Jennifer Granholm that requests that DOE establish an office dedicated to nuclear waste management:

  • American Nuclear Society (ANS)
  • Decommissioning Plant Coalition (DPC)
  • Energy Communities Alliance (ECA)
  • National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC)
  • Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI)
  • Nuclear Waste Strategy Coalition (NWSC)
  • Sustainable Fuel Cycle Task Force Science Panel
  • United States Nuclear Industry Council (US NIC)

The NWSC Executive Committee thanks these organizations and hopes that DOE will grant our collective request. 

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