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2009-11-24 13:29:00

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif., Nov. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Citing a critical need in California for the long-term supply of clean, affordable and reliable electricity, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) announced today that it will seek federal approval for license renewal to extend operation of the Diablo Canyon Power Plant for another 20 years past the current operating licenses. Diablo Canyon's two units in San Luis Obispo produce approximately 18,000 gigawatt-hours of...

2006-06-02 14:27:25

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The consequences of potential terrorist attacks on nuclear power plants must be considered as part of environmental reviews of plant expansion plans, a U.S. appeals court ruled on Friday. The decision comes as California's Diablo Canyon Power Plant seeks to add spent-fuel storage capacity, which it needs to continue operating beyond this year. In its decision, a three-judge panel of the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals held the refusal by the Nuclear...

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