Saturday, October 27, 2012

Nuclear Regulatory Commission watches reactors in Frankenstorm's path

There are seven nuclear plants that are potentially at risk and the NRC is monitoring the Frankenstorm conditions closely.

Source: Bloomberg

Nuclear plants in the projected path of Hurricane Sandy include North Anna and Surry in Virginia, Calvert Cliffs in Maryland, Hope Creek and Salem in New Jersey, Indian Point in New York and Millstone in Connecticut. The NRC is considering enhancing inspector coverage of these reactors.