Nuclear Regulatory Commission


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Noun1.Nuclear Regulatory Commission - an independent federal agency created in 1974 to license and regulate nuclear power plants
independent agency - an agency of the United States government that is created by an act of Congress and is independent of the executive departments
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The chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development today said that contracts to store used nuclear fuel at private facilities licensed by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission would likely be the quickest, least expensive way for the federal government to start meeting its nuclear waste obligation, as the Department of Energy also pursues licensing for the Yucca Mountain repository and works to develop other long-term storage options.
International Resource News-December 9, 2015--The Nuclear Regulatory Commission approves license extension for the Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is asking for public comments by Feb, 18 on a proposal to update, clarify and strengthen the requirements for material control and accounting of special nuclear material.
Summary: Jordan's Nuclear Regulatory Commission has given the go-ahead for a first nuclear research reactor as .
Amman, October 21(Petra) -- The fourth Nuclear Energy Conference will start in Amman next Tuesday to discuss various nuclear energy-related issues, Jordan Nuclear Regulatory Commission (JNRC) Director General Jamal Sharaf said.
Columbia Generating Station declared an "unusual event," evacuated plant areas near the pipe for about 90 minutes, and notified the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
In a piece on the challenges facing the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), GovExec reporter Katherine McIntire Peters pointed out: "Over the next three years, power industry executives plan to seek licenses to build at least 30 new reactors.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Atomic Safety and Licensing Board ruled in Favor of granting a license to Private Fuel Storage (PFS) last February.
Silverstein reports that the youth, David Hahn, easily garnered the information he needed from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and old physics textbooks.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) met with Honeywell, Morristown, N.
The Plain Dealer's three-member team led the way in reporting on the failure of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to investigate the plant's parent company, First Energy Nuclear Operating Company, and exposed the corporate neglect and regulatory failure that is rife in the nuclear power industry.
Senate on Tuesday agreed that the Department of Energy may seek a license from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to build the repository.

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