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The 25th edition of “Insights Into the Asse Mine” provides information about current works and looks back on the search for a repository

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Learning from experience – that applies to both the restart of the nation-wide search for a repository for high-level radioactive waste and for the works currently being carried out at the Asse II min. The journalist Joachim Wille has been dealing with the topic of nuclear policy for years. For “Insights Into the Asse Mine”, he looks back and shows what needs to be observed when the search for a radioactive waste repository is restarted and what can be learnt from the past. Even if the public sometimes does not notice: Works inside the mountain continue. Read more about the current status of works relating to the Trial Phase (fact-finding), the recovery shaft and the search for a site for the interim storage facility.

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Events and dates “Concerning: Asse”: BfS informs about the status of work for emergency prepardness

“Establishing emergency preparedness” – What exactly does that mean? That the Asse II mine might drown is a generally known fact. On the other hand, fewer citizens know what the consequences of this would be and what the Federal Office for Radiation Protection and the Asse-GmbH are constantly doing in order for this emergency not to occur or for its consequences to be minimised. For this reason, the Federal Office for Radiation Protection (BfS) provides information about the current works and plans for the establishment of emergency preparedness. This will be done on Thursday, 31 July 2014, at 7 p.m.

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