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Duke Energy Needs New Disposal Site

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One of the nation's only disposal sites for low-level nuclear waste stopped accepting shipments from North Carolina this week. As a result, Duke Energy must find another way to get rid of the radioactive leftovers from its McGuire Nuclear plant near Charlotte. WFAE's Julie Rose reports.