“This is secure, safe and backed by sound science,” Chief Operating Officer Rod Baltzer said Wednesday at a RadWaste Summit panel in Henderson. “We do think it’s time to consider alternatives,” he told conference attendees. “This is a problem that just keeps growing.”
Chief Operating Officer Rod Baltzer Introduces the Deep Isolation Solution on September 4, 2019, at the Annual Radwaste Summit in Henderson, Nevada
Taking a page from Silicon Valley, the startup company Deep Isolation hopes to fast-track a new nuclear waste storage and disposal technology. A subscription is required to read this publication.
Jessica Sondgeroth reports on California-based Deep Isolation, in partnership with Bechtel, believes that as a private-sector venture it can do better than the government in persuading local communities about the benefits of the approach. Adding the company would have to show that the geological formations selected for drillholes “have been isolated for millions of years.” said Muller. A subscription is required to read this publication.
Liz Muller made an encore appearance on CEO Money, hosted by Michael Yorba on August, 7th 2019 to discuss Deep Isolation’s innovative approach to solving the nuclear waste problem. Liz gave updates on the company’s technological demonstration at the beginning of the year, as well as the company’s new MOU with Bechtel.
John Vidal reports on the race to develop new strategies for permanently storing some of the most dangerous waste on the planet, originally reported in Ensia.
Rod Balzter will present the Deep Isolation solution at PATRAM, the International Symposium on the Packaging and Transportation of Radioactive Materials on August 7th.
Deep Isolation will exhibit at ECA’s National Cleanup Workshop to discuss the Department of Energy’s progress on the cleanup of the environmental legacy of the nation’s Manhattan Project and Cold War nuclear weapons program.
Rod Baltzer is presenting the Deep Isolation solution during a panel on the Disposition and Security of spent nuclear fuel on Thursday, September 26th, 2019.
Join Deep Isolation at the 6th Annual Focused Conference & Exhibition for Nuclear Decommissioning & Used Fuel Strategy Summit. Rod Baltzer will speak about the Deep Isolation solution.