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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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News Asse interim storage facility: BfS presents concept for a “fictitious site comparison” with respect to direct radiation

In a joint decision, the Asse Steering Group, consisting of representatives of the Federal Environment Ministry, the Asse 2 Accompanying Group and the BfS, agreed at the beginning of March 2014 to compare the direct radiation from an interim storage facility in normal operation for two fictitious sites at different distances from residential areas. It is assumed that all other criteria determined according to the BfS criteria report are assessed in a similar manner. The BfS has developed a concept as to what a “fictitious site comparison” could comprise.

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