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Nuclear Regulatory Commission grants extension for MOX construction deadline

...construction of the mixed-oxide fuel fabrication facility at Savannah River Site has been approved by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.According to a news release, the NRC signed an order Thursday extending the completion deadline until March...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-14/nuclear-regulatory-commissio
Nuclear Regulatory Commission names new inspector to team at Plant Vogtle site

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has named a fourth inspector for the Plant Vogtle Units 3 and 4 construction site, according to a news release.Resident inspector...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-22/nrc-names-new-inspector-plan
Nuclear Regulatory Commission names new Plant Vogtle inspector

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has named a new resident inspector for Plant Vogtle, according to a news release.Alejandro Alen joins senior resident inspector...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-05/nuclear-regulatory-commissio
Finish what you started

The federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission last month granted Savannah River Site's Mixed Oxide Fuel program a 10-year extension on its construction license. That's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-01/finish-what-you-start
Nuclear Regulatory Commission to hold Plant Vogtle meetings

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission will discuss findings from its routine inspections of Plant Vogtle at a public meeting in Waynesboro on April 24.During an open...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-14/nuclear-regulatory-commission
Nuclear Regulatory Commission reported no safety issues with MOX construction in 2013

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission's 2013 performance review of the mixed-oxide fuel fabrication facility at Savannah River Site returned no safety issues.According...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-27/nuclear-regulatory-commission
Nuclear Regulatory Commission approves new Plant Vogtle nuclear reactors

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission on Thursday approved the design certification for the Westinghouse AP1000 reactors, clearing a final hurdle in the process to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-12-22/nuclear-regulatory-commission
Nuclear Regulatory Commission rejects plan to modify rebar in Plant Vogtle's Unit 3 reactor

...non-conforming rebar in the foundation of Plant Vogtle's Unit 3 reactor is unacceptable, according to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission.The issue first surfaced in April, when federal inspectors determined the manner in which pieces of rebar...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2012-07-14/nuclear-reg
No safety issues at MOX site, according to Nuclear Regulatory Commission

...facility at Savannah River Site returned no safety or compliance issues for the construction contractor.The Nuclear Regulatory Commission found no violations for the period of July through September, according to a report released Friday. Inspectors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-21/no-safety-issues-mox-site-ac
Ruling on nuclear waste throws storage scenarios into dangerous doubt

...spectacular, but perhaps just as important, issue. IN A SEPT. 19 meeting that took only a few minutes, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission passed a ruling regarding continued used nuclear fuel storage. Without getting into all of the history...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-10-25/ruling-nuclear-w