NRC to North Anna Nuclear Power Station

August 31, 2011 by  
Filed under Emergency Management

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has dispatched an Augmented Inspection Team to the North Anna nuclear power station to further review the effects of last week’s earthquake, the operators’ response and the plant staff’s activities to check equipment. Read the 2 page report HERE.

Emergency Management

August 25, 2011 by  
Filed under Emergency Management, General Information

From: “5.9-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes East Coast”, New York Times, Katharine Q. Seelye Fire alarms sounded throughout the downtown business district in Washington on an otherwise bright and sunny afternoon. Pennsylvania Avenue, from Capitol Hill to the White House, was filled with evacuated...