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November 8, 2012, 7:20AMANS Nuclear Cafe
October 30, 2012, 1:01AMANS Nuclear Cafe
As the Eastern half of the United States falls under siege by Hurricane Sandy and combined weather fronts-which together are being termed "Frankenstorm"-the nuclear community is targeted by nuclear opponents keen on capitalizing on this severe weather event. A recent piece quoting Arnold Gundersen asserts that Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station is facing serious problems should it lose offsite power, saying essentially that the plant will be unable to provide cooling for the spent fuel in its spent fuel pool.
October 25, 2012, 6:00AMANS Nuclear Cafe
October 10, 2012, 1:25AMANS Nuclear Cafe
August 29, 2012, 6:00AMANS Nuclear Cafe
When I was registering for the various events scheduled to take place during the ANS Annual Meeting this past June, I was quite excited to see that one of the three technical tours would be at Exelon's Dresden Nuclear Station, not too far from downtown Chicago where the meeting was taking place. Luckily, I made the cut for attendance and was issued a ticket for the tour when I checked in at the meeting desk.
August 15, 2012, 8:00PMANS Nuclear Cafe
Findings could be significant for other reactors