Tag: regulatory

News and Policies, U.S.

NRC Dramatically Reconsiders SLR Approvals, Sets New Conditions for Nuclear Life Extensions

March 3, 2022

Via: Power Magazine

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) in a dramatic reversal on Feb. 24 threw out a key environmental review that staff applied to subsequent license renewal (SLR) approvals for units at Turkey Point and Peach Bottom nuclear plants in 2019 and […]

News and Policies, U.S.

Wind industry sues LePage over halting of new permits

February 26, 2018

Via: Penn Energy

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Another group has filed a lawsuit against Maine Republican Gov. Paul LePage’s moratorium on new wind power projects, saying the executive order is unconstitutional. The Portland Press Herald reports the Maine Renewable Energy Association this month […]