DOE has proposed having the vitrification plant fully operating in 2039 and the state has proposed a deadline of September 2034. The current consent decree deadline for full operations is in 2022, and both sides say limited operations may be possible then.
DOE has proposed having the vitrification plant fully operating in 2039 and the state has proposed a deadline of September 2034. The current consent decree deadline for full operations is in 2022, and both sides say limited operations may be possible then. Courtesy photo Bechtel National
DOE has proposed having the vitrification plant fully operating in 2039 and the state has proposed a deadline of September 2034. The current consent decree deadline for full operations is in 2022, and both sides say limited operations may be possible then. Courtesy photo Bechtel National

State, DOE spar over Hanford consent decree deadlines

December 15, 2015 07:53 PM

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