DOE official: Could be 3 years before New Mexico nuclear repository resumes full operations

  • by: SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN , Associated Press
  • Updated: May 8, 2014 - 9:10 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The head of the recovery effort at the federal government's nuclear waste repository in southern New Mexico said Thursday it could be up to three years before full operations resume at the underground facility.