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November 15–19, 2020
Chicago, IL|Chicago Marriott Downtown
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UK office receives site license application for Sizewell C
Artist’s rendering of the Sizewell site, with Sizewell C at right. Image: EDF Energy
The United Kingdom’s Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) on June 30 received a nuclear site license application from EDF Energy subsidiary NNB Generation Company (SZC) Limited to construct and operate two reactors at the Sizewell site in the county of Suffolk, northeast of London.
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Steven P. Nesbit - president of LMNT Consulting and an ANS member since 1989, is the next ANS vice president/president-elect.
Steven A. Arndt- ANS Fellow and member since 1981, senior technical advisor at the Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Lori A. Braase - ANS member since 2016, program manager at Idaho National Laboratory
Anna S. Erickson - ANS member since 2005, associate professor at Georgia Institute of Technology
Richard H. Lagdon - ANS member since 1983, chief engineer of nuclear operations and safety at Bechtel National
Luc G. G. Van Den Durpel - (Non-U.S. at-large member) ANS member since 2004, managing director of Nuclear-21 in Belgium
Harsh S. Desai- ANS member since 2011, who was named to fill the director position left vacant by Steve Nesbit's election as VP/president-elect