Concern Radioactive Fuel Rods Could ‘Stay Forever’ At N-Plant

Highly radioactive spent fuel rods from the Sizewell B reactor could be stored on site well into the next century and possibly forever; members of a watchdog group fear. A special meeting of the Sizewell Stakeholder Group heard that even if a Geological Disposal Facility is built – and no site has yet been identified – spent fuel from Sizewell B might not be shipped there for many years.

From the East Anglian Daily Times 19th Juty2014