NRC recommends safety measures for nuke plants | The Day

Jul 14th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Story

A federal task force Wednesday recommended sweeping regulatory changes to better protect the public and the nation’s 104 nuclear reactors, including two at the Millstone Power Station in Waterford, in light of the Fukushima Dai-ichi disaster in Japan.

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s Japan Task Force has proposed rewriting federal rules to prevent the loss of power, core melts, spent fuel-pool fires and radioactive releases that Japanese reactors experienced in the March 11 tsunami and earthquake.

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