Nuclear Regulatory Commission

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an independent federal agency created in 1974 to license and regulate nuclear power plants

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U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, "Control Rod," http://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/basic-ref/ glossary/control-rod.html.
THE MINISTRY OF EDUCATION, SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY SAID RECEIVING THE CERTIFICATION FROM THE U.S. NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION (NRC) WILL HIGHLIGHT THE SAFETY STANDARDS OF THE ADVANCED POWER REACTOR-1400 (APR-1400).
Indian River State College will more than double the number of students in the highly successful IRSC/FPL Power Plant Technology Institute developed with Florida Power and Light Company, thanks to a $150,000 grant from the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. This expansion will increase the number of skilled technicians in nuclear power, an industry in need of trained workers.
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has approved Progress Energy's request to extend the operating license of the Harris Nuclear Plant through 2046.
An agreement, signed about two weeks ago between the Israel Atomic Energy Commission (IAEC) and the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), gives Israel additional access to research in nuclear safety, said Nili Lifshitz, an IAEC spokeswoman.
NUCLEAR POWER PLANT OPERATORS do not need to protect against attacks by airplanes, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) ruled in January.
The sale to FPL Energy is subject to review and approval by various regulatory agencies, including the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, as well as review by the U.S.
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has already rejected scores of contentions including appeals from tribal members and the state of Utah.
Mason is a talented violinist with twenty-two years of public-service experience with the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
From 1984-1988, she was Policy Analyst on non-proliferation, international safeguards and nuclear export controls in the Office of International Programs at the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Ms.
And stricter regulations have made plants safer than they were even 10 years ago, claims Victor Dricks, a spokesman at the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
"I don't quite know what he's talking about," says Ivan Selin, chairman of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC).
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