Southern Nuclear Operating Co. v. United States

ELR Citation: ELR 20190
No(s). 98-614C (Fed. Cl. Jul 9, 2007)

The Federal Claims Court held that the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) must pay two nuclear utilities over $77 million in damages for failing to commence performance of its contract to accept, transport, and dispose of the utilities' spent nuclear fuel. Under the contract, DOE was to start accepting...