Latest Diablo Canyon Power Plant Stories

2011-03-12 06:55:00

The devastating earthquake that forced the closure of four nuclear power plants in Japan demonstrates the serious risk of inadequate back-up generators at US facilities.

2011-02-22 17:08:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company today announced appointments to two key roles within the utility's leadership team. Kenneth J. Peters was elected Vice President, Engineering Services, Diablo Canyon Power Plant, and Andrew K.

2008-04-23 15:00:55

SAN FRANCISCO, April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company today received approval from the California Energy Commission to construct its Colusa Generating Station, a 660-megawatt power plant to be located near Maxwell.

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.

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