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Stories with organization: U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • Nuclear crossroad: California reactors face uncertain future story has photos
    Updated: Nov-28-15 6:37 pm

    LOS ANGELES - Six years ago, the company that owns California's last operating nuclear power plant announced it would seek an extended lifespan for its aging reactors. Pacific Gas and Electric Co. envisioned Diablo Canyon as a linchpin in the state's green energy future, with its low-carbon electricity illuminating homes to nearly midcentury.

  • Nevada says national nuclear dump could harm farm community story has photos
    Updated: Nov-20-15 6:38 pm

    LAS VEGAS - Radioactive well-water contamination could threaten some 1,400 people in a rural farming community if federal regulators allow the nation's deadliest nuclear waste to be buried in the Nevada desert, state officials said in a report issued Friday.

  • PG&E hit for flawed documentation at Diablo Canyon 
    Updated: Nov-16-15 4:26 pm

    LOS ANGELES - Federal regulators have hit the owner of California's last operating nuclear power plant with a low-level violation for failing to properly document a review of equipment involving seismic issues.

  • NY agency objects to relicensing Indian Point nuclear plant 
    Updated: Nov-12-15 3:24 pm

    ALBANY, New York - A New York agency has objected to relicensing the Indian Point nuclear plant on the Hudson River, saying it kills millions of fish larvae and sits near seismic faults with an earthquake threat to millions of people.

  • Dominion to seek license renewal for Surry nuclear station 
    Updated: Nov-06-15 12:47 pm

    RICHMOND, Virginia - Dominion Virginia Power will seek a second license renewal with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission for its twin-reactor Surry Power Station, the company announced Friday.