Santa Clara Military-Style Attack on Power Grid

21st Century Wire covered this story on the Sunday Wire and you can read their original article here. “This was an unprecedented and sophisticated attack on an electric grid substation using military-style weapons.” – U.S. Representative Henry Waxman (D-CA) A half hour before 150 rounds were fired into the PG&E substation in Coyote, California, in […]

Regulatory Approval Is Expected for New Nuclear Reactors in Georgia

ShareThis Regulatory Approval Is Expected for New Nuclear Reactors in Georgia 09 Feb 2012 For the first time in over three decades, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission is expected to decide to [insanely] grant a license to build a reactor. The vote, set for Thursday, is on two new nuclear reactors at the Southern Company’s Alvin […]

Nuclear Regulatory Commission: Radiation Leak at Byron Was Minimal

Chicago Tribune February 2, 2012 The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission says the amount of radioactive tritium released in steam to cool a reactor during a shutdown at Exelon’s Byron nuclear plant was not enough to present a danger to the public. Agency spokeswoman Viktoria Mitlyng says preliminary calculations indicate that the radiation dose from Monday’s […]