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Daily Archives: January 8, 2018

La Niña to Impact World Weather in 2018

New York (ABC Live): La Niña  : La Niña is expected to impact weather around the world in 2018, a United Nations relief official said, urging governments and the international community to act early to mitigate the impacts from this potentially destructive weather pattern and its counterpart, El Niño. “We know that the earlier we’re able to put in place …

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Finland Onkalo Repository Takes Lead in Spent Nuclear Fuel

Vienna (ABC Live): Finland Onkalo Repository ; Countries operating nuclear power plants store their spent nuclear fuel either at reactor sites or away from them. Spent fuel can be dangerous to people and the environment if not properly managed; therefore, a publicly acceptable, permanent solution for its disposal is needed. While a number of countries are considering deep geological disposal …

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