Sometimes 100 year events occur in our lifetime
It’s remarkable how some Idahoans who are connected with the nuclear industry are downplaying the horrific events in
For instance, what about the fact that the INL operates amid an earthquake zone; one strongly active in recent times? On the 20th anniversary of the 1983, 6.9 Borah earthquake, STEPHEN WEISER, Assistant deputy director of mitigation for the Idaho Bureau of Disaster Services said "
Besides occasional earthquakes, other challenges that the purportedly fail-safe and “clean” nuclear industry needs to contend with are the possibilities of terrorist attacks, infrastructure wear and tear, discontented employees, and plain old human error. Then there’s the proud legacy of nuclear waste. Our Country stores more spent fuel rods than
100 year events sometimes do occur within our lifetimes: 9-11,