Reports And Studies

Yucca Mountain Licensing Standard Options for Very Long Time Frames

Yucca Mountain Licensing Standard Options for Very Long Time Frames: Technical Bases for the Standard and Compliance Assessments, April 2005 by Electric Power Research Institute

This independent study investigates the technical implications and options associated with longer regulatory compliance periods in light of the U.S. Court of Appeals decision on July 9, 2004 ordering the EPA and NRC to rewrite their regulations to consider timeframes beyond 10,000 years.