‘Soviet Union nuclear plant meltdown’
Animals thrive around the Chernobyl reactor 25 years after the nuclear accident
NRC to Finish 'Station Blackout' Rulemaking in 2014
It is one of seven recommendations the agency's staff is beginning to implement immediately from the task force examining lessons from the Fukushima Daiichi crisis.
Occupational Health & Safety
Nuclear Regulatory Commission staffers are beginning work immediately to implement seven recommendations of the NRC Near-Term Task Force studying the lessons of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant crisis in Japan, NRC announced Oct. 20. ...
New York Times - - 50 minutes ago
The North Anna nuclear reactors in Mineral, the only ones shut down by the Aug. 23 earthquake on the East Coast, will probably be allowed to reopen within weeks, a senior official of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission said Friday. ...
|Inspiring Vision of Hope for Thorium Powered Future|
As he eloquently describes in the video below, he has excavated and dusted off ideas and documentation from the archives at Oak Ridge National Laboratory about using thorium in molten salt reactors. According to back of the envelope calculations by ...
|State staff recommends FPL customers pay for nuclear planning, licensing|
Palm Beach Post
FPL is in the midst of the licensing process before the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission. If FPL's request is approved, beginning in January the typical 1000 kilowatt-hour customer would pay an additional 23 cents a month for improvements and increased ...
|NRC ISSUES PROPOSED RULE ABOUT EVENT REPORTING GUIDELINES|
Power Engineering Magazine
The NUREG-1022 contains guidelines that the NRC staff considers acceptable for use in meeting the event reporting requirements for operating nuclear power reactors. Revision 3 to NUREG-1022 incorporates revisions to the guidelines for the purpose of ...
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