NRC Sends Inspection Team To Pilgrim Nuclear PlantThe Nuclear Regulatory Commission sent a three-member inspection team to the Pilgrim nuclear power plant on Monday to try and figure out what led to an automatic shutdown last week that's been blamed on human error.
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.
NRC Assures Governor: Local Nuclear Plants Are SafeOfficials from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission are reassuring state leaders that nuclear plants in and around Massachusetts are safe, even as they order inspections of the plants here and across the country.
Fire In Seabrook's Elevator Shaft Declared "Unusual Event"Smoke in an elevator prompted the Seabrook nuclear power plant in New Hampshire to declare "an unusual event," but officials say no one was hurt and the incident did not affect plant safety.
AG Coakley Raising Concerns About Mass. Nuclear Power PlantsMassachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley is raising concerns about two nuclear power plants with designs for spent fuel rod storage that are similar to Japan's designs.
NightSide - Dan Rea Talks With Marc Goldsmith About The Power Plants In JapanDan Rea's guest, Marc Goldsmith is a nuclear engineer answers Dan and caller questions.
Newburyport Residents Make Rush On Potassium Iodide PillsThere's a new demand for radiation-blocking pills in the city of Newburyport, in the wake of Japan's nuclear disaster.