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  • Thu., August 8, 2013 6:59pm
    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 11:00am
    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 6:58pm
    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 7:33am
    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 6:52pm
    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 5:54pm
    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 4:00pm
    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 9:01am
    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 6:00pm
    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 6:38am
    The country's top nuclear safety regulator warned the industry against complacency and said it must resolve several long-running issues,...