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NIMBY Wins: North Dakota County Slams The Door On Research Aimed At Helping Nuclear Energy

NIMBY Wins: North Dakota County Slams The Door On Research Aimed At Helping Nuclear Energy

My newspaper column on Sunday was about not-in-my-backyard parochialism standing in the way of progress. One of the examples I cited was the opposition in Pierce County (Rugby) to a University of North Dakota research project aimed at finding better ways to store the byproducts of nuclear energy. Keep in mind, this was just research.

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