Significant potential environmental risks are associated with extreme natural events and failures in management practices. Extreme natural events e.g., hurricanes, earthquakes, intense rainfall events, drought have the potential to lead to the release of contaminants if facilities are not designed and constructed to withstand such events, or fail to perform as designed.
2016 2 10A Citizens Guide To Uranium Mining1 Introduction In the United States, nuclear energy accounts for 20 percent of the base load electricity generated . We are by far the worlds largest producer and consumer of nuclear energy. Yet the United States produces very little uranium, having to import over 95 of the uranium we use to fuelSend Inquiry