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Nuclear Blackout

Could U.S. Nuke Plants Handle A Blackout?

AP | By DINA CAPPIELLO | Posted 06.29.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- The nation's top nuclear regulator cast doubt Thursday on whether reactors in the U.S. are prepared for the type of days-long power outa...

A Major Risk To U.S. Nuclear Reactors

AP | By DINA CAPPIELLO | Posted 05.29.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- Long before the nuclear emergency in Japan, U.S. regulators knew that a power failure lasting for days at an American nuclear plant, wha...