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...

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...

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...

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...

Nuclear Regulary Commission schedules public meeting on MOX facility at Savannah River Site

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has scheduled a public meeting on the mixed-oxide fuel fabrication facility at Savannah River Site, according to a news release...

Environmental group distributing thyroid tablets in Vogtle area

...the Vogtle reactors, said the company's emergency preparedness plan follows federal requirements by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.The Georgia Emergency Management Agency coordinates public health protection during an emergency.

Savannah River Site authorized to close nuclear waste storage tanks in H-area

...Energy Department news release, technical analysis, public review and comment and consultation with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission was done before allowing the tank closures.Closure of 27 more tanks is allowed after tanks 12 and 16, according...

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...

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...

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...