Leaked Report Suggests Long-Known Flood Threat To Nuclear Plants, Safety Advocates Say

An un-redacted version of a recently released Nuclear Regulatory Commission report highlights the threat that flooding poses to nuclear power plants located near large dams -- and suggests that the NRC has misled the public for years about the severity of the threat, according to engineers and nuclear safety advocates.

"The redacted information shows that the NRC is lying to the American public about the safety of U.S. reactors," said David ... Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Dwight Rousu - Oct 20, 2012 - 12:54 AM PDT
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Edited by: Pamela Hogle - Oct 21, 2012 - 7:32 AM PDT

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