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  1. NRC wants more info on Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant safety upgrades

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    Wed, 5 Feb 2014

    The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) asked Entergy (NYSE: ETR) for more information on safety upgrades for the 605 MW Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant before making a decision to grant the utility an exemption due to the plant’s closure.

  2. NRC to launch in-depth review of U.S. nuclear power plant safety following events in Japan

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    Thu, 24 Mar 2011

    Regulatory Commission The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has voted to launch a two-pronged review of U.S. nuclear power plant safety in the aftermath of the March 11 earthquake and tsunami and the resulting crisis at a Japanese nuclear power plant

  1. Lloyd's Register wins $10.6MM nuclear power contract in South Korea

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    Wed, 6 Nov 2013

    KHNP) with a comprehensive suite of independent third-party verification services to assess their nuclear power plant safety equipment. Lloyd’s Register’s contract with KHNP, a subsidiary of the Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO

  2. Nuclear power plant safety contracts awarded to Alion

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    Thu, 29 Mar 2012

    Alion Science and Technology said it has won two contracts to perform both hydraulic and structural analysis on replacement sump strainers at eight Korean nuclear power units for Korean Hydro and Nuclear Power (KHNP).

  3. Case Sudies on Power Plant Safety

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    Wed, 23 Apr 2008

    This month's series on power plant electrical system safety has focused on the impact of reducing incident energy levels associated with an arc flash occurrence, recent advances in the design of power plant electrical systems and the critical issue of reducing arcing time. Today's conclusion of ...

  4. Power plant safety

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    Wed, 1 Jun 2005

    Preparing the troops Power plants are much safer than they once were; however, plant employees still encounter hazards. Training, along with proper operation and maintenance procedures, are key to reducing accidents and mitigating their effects. By Teresa Hansen, Associate Editor I n the past

  5. NEI responds to AP article

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    Wed, 22 Jun 2011

    The Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) said an Associated Press report criticizing U.S. nuclear power plant safety has "factual errors, does not cite relevant reports on safety that contradict the reporting and raises questions about historic

  6. NRC nuclear review

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    Thu, 24 Mar 2011

    The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has voted to launch a two-pronged review of U.S. nuclear power plant safety in the aftermath of the March 11 earthquake and tsunami and the resulting crisis at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear

  7. NRC nuclear review

    Online Articles

    Thu, 24 Mar 2011

    The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has voted to launch a two-pronged review of U.S. nuclear power plant safety in the aftermath of the March 11 earthquake and tsunami and the resulting crisis at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear

  8. NEI responds to AP article

    Online Articles

    Wed, 22 Jun 2011

    The Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) said an Associated Press report criticizing U.S. nuclear power plant safety has "factual errors, does not cite relevant reports on safety that contradict the reporting and raises questions about historic