Nuclear Regulatory Commission

NRC officials estimate "79 gallons of 'slightly' radioactive water" flowed into Lake Michigan over the weekend, explained Michigan Radio. Read more...
Nearly 40 protesters have been arrested in Vermont at the gates of the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant. Vermont lawmakers have tried to shutter the plant, but it is still in operation after its parent company, Entergy Corporation, Read more...
It seems to make the famously industry-friendly Nuclear Regulatory Commission feel better, but I don't think "immediate" deaths is the only criteria we need to use here: The triple meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in March Read more...
More Plans Gone Wrong - Three Mile Island - April 1979
More Plans Gone Wrong - Face The Nation interviews Sen. Gary Hart regarding the situation at the Three Mile Island Nuclear Power Plant. The broadcast is interrupted by the arrival of President Carter at the Three Mile Island facility. Read more...