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  • Nuclear regulators uphold ruling on Calvert Cliffs reactor project

    Nuclear regulators uphold ruling on Calvert Cliffs reactor project
    The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission upheld a decision Monday preventing a French company from building a third reactor at the Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant in southern Maryland, but it offered glimmers of hope for the project's proponents. The...
  • License denied for proposed Calvert Cliffs nuclear reactor

    License denied for proposed Calvert Cliffs nuclear reactor
    Federal regulators denied a license Thursday to the French-controlled company for a proposed third nuclear reactor at the Calvert Cliffs nuclear power plant in Southern Maryland, giving the company 60 days to find a U.S. partner. At the end of those 60...
  • Residents speak up on San Onofre

    Residents speak up on San Onofre
    Money and power were on the agenda Thursday afternoon, as dozens of area residents weighed in at a California Public Utilities Commission hearing in Costa Mesa on whether to reopen two troubled units at the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station, and to...
  • Nuclear power is far from safe or carbon-free

    I became frightened when I read the commentary by Norman Meadow ("Nuclear blows away wind," Feb. 1). I wanted to say so much, but my thoughts were running way beyond the commentary. Just one example: The reactor at Chernobyl still contains enough...
  • Nuke Agency Explains Palisades Shutdown

    Nuke Agency Explains Palisades Shutdown
    A steam leak in a drain valve led to another shutdown of the Palisades Nuclear Plant in Covert on Sunday, according to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. The leak rendered a steam generator inoperable, a situation that requires a shutdown. The shutdown...
  • Company: Wetland pipes may come out

    The Huntington Beach City Council unanimously approved a property owner's plan to remove three oil tanks from the city's southeastern area at Monday's meeting, concluding a lengthy process that was drawn out by two appeals last year. Plains All...
  • Palisades Nuclear Plant Service Restored

    Palisades Nuclear Plant Service Restored
    The Palisades Nuclear Plant is back online, the power plant has experienced other issues several times this year. A steam leak in a drain valve led to another shutdown of the Palisades Nuclear Plant in Covert on Sunday, according to the Nuclear...
  • Calvert Cliffs nuclear power project facing 60-day deadline

    Calvert Cliffs nuclear power project facing 60-day deadline
    Once promoted as the vanguard of a "nuclear renaissance," a proposed new reactor at the Calvert Cliffs nuclear power plant in Southern Maryland now faces a major new roadblock, with federal regulators threatening to shelve the troubled $9.6 billion...
  • Two Events Planned Relating to Palisades Plant

    Two Events Planned Relating to Palisades Plant
    Two different events relating to the Palisades nuclear plant in Covert Township are planned for this week. Wednesday will be a public meeting, held by the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. That meeting will address the 2012 safety culture assessment...
  • Peach Bottom outage workers exposed to 'airborne contamination'

    Peach Bottom outage workers exposed to 'airborne contamination'
    About 50 outage workers at the Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station were exposed to 'airborne contamination' when the reactor head they were dismantling released steam. The steam contained a small but detectable amount of contamination. The contamination was...
  • Connecticut Attorney General Likes What the Feds Are Doing on Nuke Waste

    The Nuclear Regulatory Commission - prompted by the federal courts - is now doing a study on the possible environmental problems of long-term storage of tons of spent nuclear fuel at nuke plants around the nation. Connecticut's Attorney General George...