Nuclear Power

Supreme Court Seems Divided Over EPA Mercury LimitsThe Supreme Court's conservative justices cast doubt Wednesday on the Obama administration's first-ever regulations aimed at reducing power plant emissions of mercury and other hazardous air pollutants.
Vermont, Entergy Announce Deal On Nuclear Power Plant DecommissioningThe state of Vermont and Entergy have announced a deal on decommissioning the Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station.
Seabrook Nuclear Plant Owner, Union Reach Contract DealThe owners of the Seabrook Station nuclear power plant and the union representing 226 workers reached a contract agreement Sunday to avert a lockout.
NightSide - Anna Baker And Ted Bosen Join Dan Rea To Discuss The Pilgrim Nuclear Power StationIs The Nuclear Power Plant In Plymouth Safe?
Year After Japan Nuclear Meltdown, Group Protests Outside Pilgrim Nuclear PlantA group that monitors nuclear facilities demonstrated outside Pilgrim Nuclear Plant on Sunday, the one-year anniversary of the the Fukushima nuclear power plant meltdown in Japan.
Plymouth Nuclear Plant Shut Down For Small LeakThe Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant in Plymouth has been shut down after what officials call "a small leak of radioactive steam in a safety relief valve."
NRC Sends Inspection Team To Pilgrim Nuclear PlantThe Nuclear Regulatory Commission has sent a three-member inspection team to the Pilgrim nuclear power plant to try and figure out what led to an automatic shutdown last week.
SJC Rules State Can Regulate Plymouth Nuke Water Intake SystemThe state's highest court has ruled that Massachusetts environmental officials have the power to regulate a water intake system used by the Pilgrim nuclear power plant in Plymouth.
NightSide - Dan Rea Hosts A Debate About Nuclear Power With John Rosenthal And Marc GoldsmithDan Rea hosts a debate about nuclear power with John Rosenthal and Marc Goldsmith.
Officials: Low Levels Of Radiation From Japan Found In Mass. Rainwater SampleLow concentrations of radioiodine likely associated with the nuclear power plant issues in Japan were found in a sample of precipitation, state health officials announced on Sunday.
Mass. Companies With Ties In Japan Worried About Possible Nuclear DisasterAs Japan teeters on the edge of a nuclear disaster, Boston-area firms with employees and operations in the country are anxiously watching.
Could Mass. See Nuclear Meltdown Like Japan's?Three of the six reactors at a Japanese nuclear site are in danger of a meltdown. All three were built about the same time as the Pilgrim nuclear station in Plymouth and have very similar designs.
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