(IDAHO FALLS, ID) – Area businesses are being invited to submit interim storage designs for spent nuclear fuel. Local News 8 reports that the Department of Energy is looking at small businesses for ideas, which could have a positive economic impact on the area. The state isn’t planning on a permanent storage site, but a temporary storage facility is in the works. Interested parties can contact the DOE by visiting www.fedconnect.net.
Brett Crandall, BYU-Idaho Media Relations