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U.S. Energy Department yet to release environmental document on potential German waste shipments to SRS

...Limited's Chalk River Laboratory will be processed at the site's H Canyon plant.Last month, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission extended a certificate approving steel and lead shipping casks to transport the spent fuel on nondisclosed routes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-23/us-energy-department-yet-rele
Nuclear Regulatory Commission increases oversight for Plant Vogtle following shipping incident

Southern Nuclear's Plant Vogtle has fallen under increased oversight from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission after radioactive waste was improperly packaged in a shipping cask and transported to a Barnwell, S.C. facility.The oversight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-31/nuclear-regulatory-commissio
Nuclear Regulatory Commission holding public meeting for Plant Vogtle and V.C. Summer construction

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission is holding a public meeting Tuesday in Burke County to review inspections and testing procedures for new nuclear reactors at Plant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-18/nuclear-regulatory-commissio
Towers of power

...When Vogtle construction resumed in the early 1980s, project leaders were met with an endless stream of Nuclear Regulatory Commission-mandated change orders, akin to a homebuilder constructing a house to a local building code that changed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-01/towers-power
So long, Harry

...most studied piece of real estate in America, was declared suitable for nuclear waste storage by the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission just last fall.And now, Harry Reid says he's retiring.We hope he's still around when the first Yucca...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-05/so-long-harry
Feds meet today at Vogtle on nuke issues

...inspection and testing at separate nuclear construction projects in South Carolina and Georgia. The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission is holding a public meeting at Plant Vogtle in Waynesboro. Regulators say they'll be discussing two units...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-24/feds-meet-today-vogtle-nuke-
After damage, feds inspect construction at SC nuke plant

...reactor under construction in South Carolina, federal regulators said Monday.In a news release, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission said its representatives are launching a special inspection this week at the V.C. Summer Nuclear Station...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-23/after-damage-feds-inspec
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
Georgia Power tallying costs of Plant Vogtle construction delays

...Peter Bradford, a Carter-era member of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and vice chairman of the Union of Concerned...of the nuclear licensing process since the Nuclear Regulatory Commission has done all that it can to accommodate the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-02-12/georgia-pow
Nuclear Regulatory Commission names new inspector for MOX facility

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has named a new inspector for the mixed-oxide fuel fabrication facility at Savannah River Site, according to a news release...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-22/nuclear-regulatory-commissio