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Deep Isolation

Press Release, January 28, 2020

Deep Isolation Shares its Nuclear Waste Disposal Solution as a Key Player in Advanced Nuclear Technologies at Cleantech Forum

Chief Executive Officer Elizabeth Muller Introduces the Deep Isolation Solution on January 28, 2020, at the Cleantech Forum San Francisco San Francisco, CA – Deep Isolation, a leading innovator in nuclear waste storage and disposal solutions, will be featured at the Cleantech Forum San Francisco, January 27-29, 2020. Chief Executive Officer, Elizabeth Muller will present the Deep

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Deep Isolation

Press Release, January 7, 2020

Deep Isolation Begins Series A Investment Round

Berkeley, CA – Deep Isolation, a leading innovator in nuclear waste disposal solutions, kicks off its Series A raise on January 7, 2020. The company hopes to secure $10-15 million from venture investors; it already has $5 million of in-kind support committed from strategic partners. “Our next milestone is $50M in global sales,” said Elizabeth

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IYNC2020 Sydney

Event, March 8-13, 2020

International Youth Nuclear Congress (IYNC)

Sam Brinton, Director of Legislative Affairs for Deep Isolation will speak in the panel, "Regional and International Repositories for Radioactive Waste: Cooperation and Feasibility," at the International Youth Nuclear Congress (IYNC) in Sydney, Australia on Tuesday, March 10, 2020.

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WM Symposia

Event, March 8-12, 2020

WM Symposia 2020

Deep Isolation will speak and exhibit at the Waste Management Symposia in March in Phoenix, Arizona. Rod Balzter will present the development of the safety analysis for disposal in horizontal boreholes in the session, "Developments in Deep Borehole Disposal Around the World" on Thursday, March 12.

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EarthX

Event, April 24-25, 2020

EarthxEnergy

Rod Baltzer, COO of Deep Isolation will speak at the EarthxEnergy conference in Dallas, Texas, April 24-25, 2020. He will join a panel discussion on nuclear energy production and waste storage.

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Nuclear Engineering International, February 10, 2020

Trump withdraws support for Yucca Mountain

“Innovative approaches can absolutely help solve the nuclear waste problem,” said Elizabeth Muller, Chief Executive Officer, Deep Isolation. “ As a start-up, Deep Isolation is innovating with technology, business methods, and our approach to working with environmental groups and other stakeholders.” 

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Spent Fuel

Spent Fuel, UxC, February 07, 2020

Election-year Reversal as Trump Tweets Opposition to Yucca Mountain

[This link is behind a pay-wall ] How the president intends to find a long lasting solution to this task remains to be seen, but Elizabeth Muller, CEO of Deep Isolation, a nuclear waste disposal startup company based in Silicon Valley, said her company could be part of the solution: “Innovative approaches can absolutely help

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Nuclear Engineering International Magazine

Nuclear Engineering International, January 2020.

Solid Isolation

Page 32: New methods for confirming the stagnation of underground waters over hundreds of thousands of years could help determine suitable sites for borehole disposal of radioactive waste. Richard A. Muller explains

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ABC News Radio Breakfast with Paul Culliver, October 10th, 2019

ABC News Radio – Australia

Jim Voss appeared on ABC News Radio across the north and west of South Australia during his time down under. “Deep Isolation drills vertical holes roughly one kilometer deep and then drills horizontally to store the waste.”

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Orange county Register, September 29th, 2019

Are 3-mile-deep boreholes the long-term answer for nuclear waste stalemate?

“Taxpayers bleed billions while federal government mulls what to do with millions of pounds of radioactive spent fuel. Among geologists, there are givens: Humans don’t build things that last a million years. And only the bowels of Earth itself can be trusted to swallow — forever — the radioactive nuclear waste that humans have created.”

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Liberty & Justice for All, Episode 5, September 24th, 2019

A Conversation with Sam Brinton of Deep Isolation and the Trevor Project

Jack and Pauk Talk with Sam Brinton about the economics and politics of nuclear waste. Bedies working on nuclear issues with Deep Isolation, Brinton is also the head of advocacy and government affairs at the Trevor Project where they advance policies to help LGBTQ youth in crisis.

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Deep Isolation

Press Release, January 28, 2020

Deep Isolation Shares its Nuclear Waste Disposal Solution as a Key Player in Advanced Nuclear Technologies at Cleantech Forum

Chief Executive Officer Elizabeth Muller Introduces the Deep Isolation Solution on January 28, 2020, at the Cleantech Forum San Francisco San Francisco, CA – Deep Isolation, a leading innovator in nuclear waste storage and disposal solutions, will be featured at the Cleantech Forum San Francisco, January 27-29, 2020. Chief Executive Officer, Elizabeth Muller will present the Deep

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Deep Isolation

Press Release, January 7, 2020

Deep Isolation Begins Series A Investment Round

Berkeley, CA – Deep Isolation, a leading innovator in nuclear waste disposal solutions, kicks off its Series A raise on January 7, 2020. The company hopes to secure $10-15 million from venture investors; it already has $5 million of in-kind support committed from strategic partners. “Our next milestone is $50M in global sales,” said Elizabeth

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NAC International

Press Release, November 11, 2019

Deep Isolation Announces Memorandum of Agreement with NAC International Inc.

Berkeley, CA – Deep Isolation, a leading innovator in spent nuclear fuel (SNF) and high-level waste (HLW) storage and disposal solutions, has signed a cooperative agreement with NAC International Inc. (NAC), a leading nuclear fuel cycle consulting and technology solutions company specializing in casks and canister systems for nuclear materials transport and spent fuel storage and disposal.

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Deep Isolation

Press Release, June 24, 2019

Deep Isolation Announces Memorandum of Agreement with Bechtel

Berkeley, CA – Deep Isolation, Inc., a leading innovator in nuclear waste disposal solutions, and Bechtel National, Inc., part of the largest engineering and construction company in the U.S., have announced a cooperative agreement on sales, product development, and the deployment of Deep Isolation’s patented technology. The Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) strengthens the relationship between

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