A contractor who said he was fired from Millstone Power Station after he reported a co-worker abusing narcotics in 2011 has asked the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to protect whistleblowers at the nuclear plant.
Federal inspectors have cited Connecticut’s nuclear plant for three minor safety violations, including a worker who breathed in radioactive material.
WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut is about to receive about 1.3 million potassium iodide pills to be distributed to towns in a 10-mile emergency planning zone around Millstone Power Station in Waterford. The pills protect […]
The announcement that the Vermont Yankee nuclear plant is closing is bringing cheers from nuclear critics and anguish from the plant’s defenders, while already a new fight is brewing over how long its owners should be given to dismantle the reactor.
The Russian navy on Thursday hoisted its flag on a new nuclear powered submarine intended to form a key part of the country’s future nuclear deterrent.
Former submariners tell The Associated Press it is not uncommon for sailors to receive answer keys or other hints before Navy training exams.
The state Supreme Court today dismissed a lawsuit that challenged the way the Millstone Nuclear power plant has been operated.
A group of Connecticut lawmakers is opposing a proposed tax on electric generators.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is sending a team to the Millstone Power Station to investigate an accidental power spike in a reactor earlier this month.
WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Officials are investigating why a cooling water pump in the Unit 2 reactor at the Millstone nuclear power complex in Connecticut stopped unexpectedly during routine maintenance work, causing the reactor to […]