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Public Citizen, Southern Alliance for Clean Energy, and San Luis Obispo Mothers for Peace Among Those Urging NRC to Delay Licensing While NRC and Presidential Commission Conduct a Full Study of Implications of Japan Reactor Crisis. WASHINGTON, April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A total of 45 groups and individuals from across the nation are formally asking the U.S.
Amid the ongoing nuclear emergency in Japan, public support for the increased use of nuclear power has slipped in the United States.
WASHINGTON, March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The annual vigil in remembrance of the disaster at Three Mile Island will be held as usual starting at 3:15 A.M. at the North Gate of Three Mile Island. This will be the 32nd vigil since the accident in 1979 when T.M.I.
Visit ReadyPA.org for Tips to Prepare For Variety of Emergencies HARRISBURG, Pa., March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency and the state departments of Environmental Protection and Health are working with federal partners to monitor the situation at Japan's damaged nuclear reactors. "We receive regular updates from federal agencies that are working closely with the Japanese authorities," said PEMA Director Glenn M.
The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) released a statement on Friday announcing the completion of the environmental section of the license renewal proceeding for Exelon Corp's 786-megawatt Unit 1 at the Three Mile Island nuclear power station in Pennsylvania.
Four giant cooling towers loom over the Three Mile Island nuclear plant, reminders of the fears and hopes surrounding an industry that may help cut U.S. dependence on foreign oil.
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Pennsylvania conducted surprise inspections at its five nuclear plants after learning that a shift supervisor had fallen asleep at the Three Mile Island nuclear power plant, the scene of the worst nuclear accident in U.S. history, a spokesman for Pennsylvania Gov.
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