U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

U.S. Finds 'Apparent Violations' of Security at Millstone

U.S. Finds 'Apparent Violations' of Security at Millstone

Federal nuclear regulators told Millstone Power Station’s corporate owner Thursday they found “apparent violations” in an investigation of undisclosed security matters at the Waterford plant.

In a letter to the chief nuclear officer of Dominion Energy Inc., the Nuclear Regulatory Commission said it identified “one or more apparent violations” that are being considered for “escalated enforcement action.”

The apparent violations were the result of a nearly eight-month investigation that ended April 27. The probe involved security matters the NRC said are considered sensitive. Details were provided to Dominion in “non-public” information, the NRC said.

Kenneth Holt, a...

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