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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
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 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
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
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
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
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-