Wed., August 10, 2011 4:11am
Staffers at the Nuclear Regulatory Commission say they believe the new nuclear reactors to be built at Plant Vogtle are safe. Approval of the...
Wed., June 22, 2011 4:16pm
Georgia’s nuclear plants one day could have more options for disposing the tons of spent reactor fuel they create. Federal regulators are considering...
Mon., June 13, 2011 4:40pm
Westinghouse Electric Co. has submitted revisions to the proposed design of a new nuclear reactor after the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission raised...
Wed., June 8, 2011 2:47pm
A Republican-led house committee says the Obama administration had no scientific basis for closing Nevada’s Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository....
Sat., May 21, 2011 6:47am
Federal regulators say problems with a new nuclear reactor destined for Plant Vogtle near Augusta must be fixed before a decision can be made to...
Fri., March 18, 2011 4:40pm
In response to Japan's nuclear crisis, federal regulators are headed for Georgia's two nuclear plants. Members of the Nuclear Regulatory...
Fri., January 21, 2011 1:10pm
A federal panel says nuclear reactors destined for Plant Vogtle near Augusta could safely withstand the crash of a large commercial jetliner. The...
Fri., September 24, 2010 2:41pm
Workers at the site of 2 new nuclear reactors near Augusta were pulled off the project after it was found they didn’t complete a required test. It’s...
Wed., September 8, 2010 7:04am
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission released a report concluding that the the expansion of Plant Vogtle can proceed.
Fri., May 21, 2010 11:17am
Federal regulators are increasing their oversight of a nuclear power plant