Thu., August 8, 2013 5:59pm
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has placed on probation a state-run office in Georgia that oversees the use of radioactive materials at...
Sat., June 8, 2013 10:00am
The head of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission is promising the watchdog agency will monitor a new nuclear plant under construction in Georgia.
Wed., May 8, 2013 5:58pm
Federal authorities are investigating a factory that supplies parts to nuclear power plants under construction in the Southeast over allegations that...
Wed., October 24, 2012 6:33am
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has given a Georgia utility permission to change the design of a nuclear power plant under construction,...
Fri., May 18, 2012 5:52pm
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has updated its emergency preparedness rules, and critics say it is a trend in the wrong direction.
Thu., February 9, 2012 4:54pm
Federal regulators have given Southern Company final approval to build two nuclear reactors at Plant Vogtle. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission vote...
Wed., February 8, 2012 3:00pm
Federal nuclear regulators are set to vote Thursday on approving construction of two new reactors at Plant Vogtle near Waynesboro. The Nuclear...
Fri., February 3, 2012 8:01am
Federal safety officials will vote Feb. 9 on whether to approve what could become the nation's first nuclear plant in a generation. The U.S....
Thu., February 2, 2012 5:00pm
Nuclear power plant expansions are moving forward in the South while they are stalled or have been scrapped in other parts of the country. The South...
Fri., November 11, 2011 5:38am
The country's top nuclear safety regulator warned the industry against complacency and said it must resolve several long-running issues,...