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Filename 128074c.pdf
filesize 2.73 MB
Version 1
date October 17, 2012
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Category Biological and Environmental Research, Energy Storage
author Ernest Hardin, Jim Blink, Harris Greenberg, Joe Carter, Rob Howard
event Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board
location Idaho Falls, ID
report-id SAND2012-8074C

Outline
– Disposal concepts (“enclosed”): crystalline, clay/shale, salt, deep borehole (Re: January, 2012 briefing)
– Thermal analysis for mined, “enlcosed” concepts
– Finite element analysis for generic salt repository (waste package size up to 32-PWR)
– “Open” disposal concept development: shale unbackfilled, sedimentary backfilled, and hard-rock unsaturated (waste package sizes up to 32-PWR)
– Thermal analysis for mined, “open” concepts
– Cost estimation for 5 disposal concepts
– Summary and conclusions