Nuclear Regulatory Commission

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Nuclear Regulatory Commission an independent federal agency created in 1974 to license and regulate nuclear power plants
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Usage


In news:

WASHINGTON — Another chapter is out in the continuing and very public story of conflict within the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, which has now taken the form of a battle of snail mail.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission will discuss the proposed restart of the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station on December 18, but will not be doing so locally.
A backup, emergency generator at the San Onofre nuclear plant might have been tampered with, plant operator Southern California Edison reported to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission this week.
The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) says DBI Inc has agreed to pay a $3500 fine after an inspection found alleged violations at a facility in Casper.
In their report, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) found that Southern California Edison had not mislead regulators about issues at their troubled San Onofre power plant, located between San Diego and Los Angeles, California.
Margie Martinez, left, and other members of the San Diego Labor Union cheer during a public meeting held by the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission to discuss the San Onofre nuclear plant.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission holds a public meeting at the Beach Haven Event Center in South Haven this evening to go over ongoing safety concerns at the Palisades plant.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has agreed to hear the Prairie Island Indian Community's concerns about extending the license for a nearby nuclear waste storage facility.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission announced today it has scheduled an Oct 9 public meeting in Dana Point to discuss issues with the troubled San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station.
Nuclear Regulatory Commission gives tablet PCs a test run.
Joey Ledford, a spokesman for the Nuclear Regulatory Commission in Atlanta, said his agency had signed off on the repairs at the site, which is about 25 miles northwest of the capital city.
Power struggle racks Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Nuclear Regulatory Commission conducts special inspection of the Palisades plant in southwestern Mich. Nuclear power plant in Michigan to be inspection after safety rating downgraded.
The Oyster Creek nuclear power plant remains on "alert" status even as the rising waters that caused problems with the reactor's pumping system continue to abate, a spokesman for the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission said Tuesday.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission approved the AP1000 reactor on Thursday.
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