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New Rules in Works for Nuke Decommissioning

As energy demand stagnates, financial pressures increase and fixed operating costs remain high, the U.S. nuclear industry is expected to
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Safety Checks Done, PA Nuke Uprate OK’d

Exelon Generation Co.’s request to increase the generating capacity of Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station, Units 2 and 3, by
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MA Nuke Performance Report: 7 Violations

A quarterly performance report for the beleaguered Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth, MA, lists seven violations found by inspectors,
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Dominion Looks to Relicense VA Nuke

Dominion Energy Virginia notified the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) of its intent to relicense North Anna Power Station in
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Hot Work Safety Policies Ignored

Hot work safety rules fell by the boards as the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) issued a report on a
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Framework Publishes for Cyber-Physical Systems

The third volume of NIST’s CPS Framework published in September and is available online as a PDF file. This new
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Smart Grid Interoperability Test

There was a week-long interoperability test for a key smart grid standard, International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) 61850, held last month.
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Indiana Plant Chemical Spill a Secret

After an October chemical spill into a Lake Michigan tributary, U.S. Steel asked Indiana regulators to keep it confidential. Documents
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Nuke Operator Cited for Violation

A former control room operator at the Turkey Point nuclear power plant ended up cited for a 2015 violation of
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Pro Sports Pushing SAFETY

Three major sporting leagues played a key role in significantly upgrading and strengthening security at stadiums and arenas throughout the
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