Rene Sugar

Here is a link to information on the Traveling Wave Reactors (Terrapower) referred to by Bill Gates that burn nuclear waste as fuel and runs for 50 to 100 years without refueling.

http://www.intellectualventures.com/TerraPower.aspx

You end up with a much smaller volume of nuclear waste. For at least 50 years, there would not be any waste to store. Traveling Wave Reactor waste:

http://www.technologyreview.com/energy/22114/

"If you received 100% of your electricity from nuclear power for your entire lifetime, all of the nuclear waste generated from your use would fit in a coffee cup." Nathan Myhrvold is a founder of the company that owns the Terrapower design. He used to be the chief technology officer at Microsoft.


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