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Fort Calhoun Nuclear

Regulators Questioned On Nebraska Nuke Plant's Safety

AP | JOSH FUNK | Posted 08.01.2012 | Green

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Federal regulators said Thursday there have no solid timeline to reopen the idled Fort Calhoun nuclear plant and tried to reassur...

Nebraska Nuclear Plant To Remain Idle For Months

AP | JOSH FUNK | Posted 06.05.2012 | Green

BLAIR, Neb. (AP) — Federal regulators said Wednesday it's unlikely the Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant will restart before fall because of the exte...

Lucia Graves

Scientists Gauge Environmental Threats To Nuclear Power In The Wake Of Fukushima

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 03.10.2012 | Green

WASHINGTON -- A year after a 30-foot tsunami ravaged the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan, some scientists say regulators underestimate ...

Tom Zeller Jr.

Fire And Flood Stoke Fears At U.S. Nuclear Facilities, But Officials Say Radioactive Materials Are Safe

HuffingtonPost.com | Tom Zeller Jr. | Posted 08.27.2011 | Green

With the specter of the devastating March 11 earthquake, tsunami and subsequent meltdown at Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant still fresh ...

Flood Breaches U.S. Nuke Plant

AP | JOSH FUNK and NELSON LAMPE | Posted 08.27.2011 | Green

BLAIR, Neb. — The nation's top nuclear power regulator said Monday that both of Nebraska's nuclear power plants have remained safe as they battl...

NRC Chief To Tour Nuke Plant That Lost Flood Berm

AP | JOSH FUNK and NELSON LAMPE | Posted 08.27.2011 | Green

BLAIR, Neb. — The nation's top nuclear power regulator said Monday that both of Nebraska's nuclear power plants have remained safe as they battl...

Flood Berm Collapses At U.S. Nuke Plant

AP | Posted 08.26.2011 | Green

OMAHA, Neb. — A berm holding back floodwater at a Nebraska nuclear power plant has collapsed. The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission says the 2...

The 3 U.S. Nuke Plants Regulators Are 'Most Concerned About'

AP | By MATTHEW DALY | Posted 05.31.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- The Nuclear Regulatory Commission says three U.S. nuclear power plants need increased oversight from federal regulators, although offici...