Federal regulators to hear nuclear waste storage facility proposals

New Mexico News
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Federal regulators are set to hear concerns about a proposal to build a nuclear waste storage facility in southeast New Mexico.

Holtec International wants to construct the $2.4 billion facility about 35 miles east of Carlsbad.

The first step is the hearing which is scheduled for Wednesday, January 23.

It’s open to the public and will begin at 9 a.m. at the State Bar of New Mexico near Jefferson and Masthead.

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