Comment Deadline for Molten Chloride Reactor Experiment

The Department of Energy (DOE) opened public comment for the Bill Gates Molten Chloride Reactor Experiment draft Environmental Assessment (EA). Beatrice Brailsford and the OGs of Idaho Nuclear Activism. Initially DOE gave the public only 14 days to obtain, read, and comment on the EA. The Snake River Alliance, our members, and allies requested DOE […]

Thousand Springs Talk and Tour

Box Canyon Preserve 3488 S 1500 E., Wendell, ID

Join Idaho Sierra Club and Snake River Alliance to meet and talk about the Snake River Aquifer, Idaho's sole source aquifer and the lifeblood of our state. Neal Farmer with ID Department of Water Resources will join […]

Enrichment? HALEU? Virtual Scoping Meetings Announced

The DOE has issued a notice of intent for a High-Assay Low-Enriched Uranium (HALEU) Availability Program by launching the scoping process for an environmental impact statement. Enriching uranium to make HALEU poses serious nuclear weapons proliferation risks and puts us in danger. The fuel would be enriched to bomb grade or near bomb grade—20% uranium […]

Summer Workshop on Siting of Radioactive Waste Facilities

Snake River Event Center 780 Lindsay Blvd, Idaho Falls, ID, United States

The U.S. Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board (Board) will hold a workshop on Tuesday, August 29, 2023, to update its understanding of the lessons learned from the siting of radioactive […]