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Weird trick to cure nuclear waste problem!

...people went about their lives and cheerfully added more and more electric appliances to their homes. Then the 1979 Three Mile Island accident, which harmed no one but scared everyone, ended the building boom. However, existing plants and those...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/damon-cline/2014-05-04/weird-tric
SRS nuclear growth "biological," but what does it eat?

...rare, bacterial colonies have been observed in a few nuclear environments, including a Canadian reactor and at Three Mile Island in Pennsylvania, where a growth developed in the site's spent fuel basin after its 1979 accident.Scientists at SRS...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-09-06/srs-nuclear-growth-biological
Southern Co. building coal-fired power plant

...increases from hostile state regulators, and nuclear plant overruns ballooned under new safety demands after 1979's Three Mile Island incident.The company history says that at one point in 1979, Mississippi Power was down to less than six months...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-12-28/southern-co-building-coal-fir
Mystery growth on Savannah River Site nuclear waste not spreading

...rare, bacterial colonies have been observed in a few nuclear environments, including a Canadian reactor and at Three Mile Island in Pennsylvania, where a growth developed in the site's spent fuel basin after its 1979 accident."This material...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-11-04/mystery-growth-savannah-river
First above-ground structure raised at new reactors

...reactor core brought into the U.S. since the electric industry stopped building nuclear plants in the wake of the Three Mile Island incident.And there will be the 54-hour continuous pours of concrete for each containment building.An on-site...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-12-07/first-above-ground-structure-
New Georgia Power president defends rate hike

...electricity demand and a poor economy brought the industry to a near standstill. An accident the following year at the Three Mile Island nuclear plant in Pennsylvania added to the woes. Cost overruns and delays were endemic.In a departure from the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-01-04/new-georgia-power-president-
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Public Service Commission confers about Vogtle

...Everett said design changes and safety upgrades imposed by the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission after the Three Mile Island nuclear event led to cost overruns during construction of Vogtle's first two units that the project wound up 11...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-03-14/japan-quake-wont-stall-vogtl
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Radiation level soars after Japan nuke plant fire

...to make judgments."Right now it's worse than Three Mile Island," Olander said. But it's nowhere near the levels released during Chernobyl.On Three Mile Island, the radiation leak was held inside the containment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-03-15/radiation-level-soars-after-
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Vogtle unsure of effect from crisis

...Everett said that design changes and safety upgrades imposed by the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission after the Three Mile Island nuclear accident led to cost overruns during construction of Vogtle's first two units that pushed the project costs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-03-15/vogtle-unsure-effect-crisis
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Nuclear industry takes new path for new plants

...has absorbed the lessons from disasters such as the Three Mile Island accident. They also note that an off-the-shelf...it expensive to build. After the 1979 accident at Three Mile Island, a plant in Middletown, Pa., nuclear plants already...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-08-31/nuclear-industry-takes-new-p