The Eastern New Mexico News - Serving Clovis, Portales and the Surrounding Communities

By Steve Hansen
The Staff of The News 

Radioactive fuel shipments planned through counties


Last updated 9/13/2022 at 3:23pm

Courtesy photo

Crews stand next to 25-foot tall silos like the ones that would contain spent nuclear fuel at an interim storage facility located in Lea County.

Getting spent, or used, fuel from nuclear power plants to a proposed interim storage facility in Lea County would require routing the spent fuel by rail to Clovis to reach a rail line that is the only access route to the Lea County site.

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