LOWER ALLOWAYS CREEK TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — The polar vortex plunging the nation into below-freezing temperatures briefly forced a New Jersey nuclear reactor to shut down.
Salem Nuclear Power Plant operators in Lower Alloways Creek Township manually shut down the Unit 2 reactor overnight ...
SEABROOK, N.H. (AP) — The Seabrook Station nuclear power plant is a step closer to receiving its 20-year license extension from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Regulators file complaint against maker of nuclear fuel cask
VERNON, Vt. (AP) — The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has filed a complaint against the manufacturer of casks used at the closed Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant.
NRC spokesman Neil Sheehan
Regulators approve changes for former nuclear plant
LACEY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has approved a request from the owner of a former New Jersey nuclear power plant to change its emergency planning.
The Press of Atlantic City
Fuel at former New Jersey nuclear plant removed from reactor
LACEY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — The owner of what was considered to be America’s oldest nuclear power plant until its shutdown last week says it has removed the nuclear fuel from the reactor.
Chicago-based Exelon Corp. has notified the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission that it removed the ...
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont Yankee has moved its remaining spent nuclear fuel into storage.
Vermont Public Radio reports the fuel will be stored in steel and concrete casks near ...
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — A federal regulatory agency says it needs more financial information before it can approve the sale of Vermont Yankee.
Potential buyer NorthStar has not proved that it has enough money to clean up the shuttered nuclear power plant, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission ...
Connecticut nuclear plant guard falsified records, failed to test weapons
Officials with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission announced Tuesday a three-month investigation at Millstone Nuclear Power Plant in Waterford has found that a contract security guard there failed to follow proper procedures regarding testing weapons used for the facility’s security and then ...
OSWEGO, N.Y. (AP) — Federal regulators say operators of the FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant along Lake Ontario are trying to figure out why several fuel rods are leaking radiation.
Nuclear Regulatory Commission spokesman Neil Sheehan tells the
Nuclear agency inspecting Maryland lab after contamination
GAITHERSBURG, Md. (AP) — The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has begun a special inspection at a facility in suburban Maryland following a worker’s potential exposure to radioactive contamination.
A five-member NRC team began the inspection Tuesday after an incident last month when a glass ...
PLYMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts nuclear power plant has been cited for a security issue.
The Patriot Ledger reports (http://bit.ly/2tsjTGH ) the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth will have the undisclosed security violation noted on its ...
PLYMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — The Pilgrim nuclear power plant in Plymouth is operating at reduced power after seawater leaked into the condenser system.
The Cape Cod times reported (http://bit.ly/2jY4Mw2 ) that the state’s only nuclear reactor, which is ...
Public hearing scheduled about proposed Yankee plant sale
RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) — The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has scheduled a public meeting to start its review process into the proposed sale of the Vermont Yankee nuclear plant.
The meeting is scheduled for Jan. 24 at NRC headquarters in Rockville, Maryland.
Entergy Nuclear has submitted ...
BRIDGEPORT — Inspectors from the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission are in the city today to follow up on the case of the stolen — and almost pawned —radioactive device.
The device, known as a Troxler gauge, is used to measure soil density and is worth about $7,000, ...