nuclear http://kios.org en Study of Nebraska nuclear flood risks narrowed http://kios.org/post/study-nebraska-nuclear-flood-risks-narrowed <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Regulators have told the utilities that own Nebraska's two nuclear power plants not to worry about some unlikely ways upstream dams might fail even though they are studying those flood risks. Mon, 16 Jun 2014 18:43:05 +0000 Associated Press 48784 at http://kios.org Utilities discuss flood risks at state nuclear plants http://kios.org/post/utilities-discuss-flood-risks-state-nuclear-plants <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — For the second time this month, Nebraska's two biggest utilities will meet with regulators to discuss flooding hazards at their two nuclear power plants. Mon, 19 May 2014 13:11:40 +0000 Associated Press 47388 at http://kios.org NRC, OPPD to meet about Fort Calhoun Station http://kios.org/post/nrc-oppd-meet-about-fort-calhoun-station <p>NRC and OPPD officials will meet Tuesday in Omaha to discuss ongoing activities at Fort Calhoun Station. Tue, 13 May 2014 06:00:00 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 47059 at http://kios.org Neb. nuke plant at full power after brief outage http://kios.org/post/neb-nuke-plant-full-power-after-brief-outage <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Utility officials say a Nebraska nuclear plant is operating at full power again after a brief outage last month. Wed, 02 Apr 2014 15:58:59 +0000 Associated Press 45119 at http://kios.org Neb. nuclear plant to be discussed at public meeting http://kios.org/post/neb-nuclear-plant-be-discussed-public-meeting <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Regulators will hold the first public meeting on the Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant since it restarted late last year. Wed, 19 Feb 2014 17:27:51 +0000 Associated Press 43141 at http://kios.org NRC says Fort Calhoun Station ready to restart http://kios.org/post/nrc-says-fort-calhoun-station-ready-restart <p>The Nuclear Regulatory Commission says Fort Calhoun Station is ready to restart. Tue, 17 Dec 2013 22:41:32 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 40410 at http://kios.org NRC, OPPD meeting Thursday in Omaha http://kios.org/post/nrc-oppd-meeting-thursday-omaha <p>The Nuclear Regulatory Commission and OPPD are meeting Thursday evening in Omaha about Fort Calhoun Station. Wed, 20 Nov 2013 14:10:41 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 39139 at http://kios.org No big new issues found at Nebraska nuclear plant http://kios.org/post/no-big-new-issues-found-nebraska-nuclear-plant <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The latest tests performed on an idle nuclear power plant near Omaha revealed no significant new issues. Fri, 08 Nov 2013 14:09:37 +0000 Associated Press 38579 at http://kios.org OPPD reaches Fort Calhoun Station repair milestone http://kios.org/post/oppd-reaches-fort-calhoun-station-repair-milestone <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A troubled nuclear power plant near Omaha is being heated up to test its pressurized steam pipes for leaks after an outage that dates to April 2011.</span> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 19:20:49 +0000 Associated Press 38082 at http://kios.org Brownville nuclear plant tops U.S. list of violations http://kios.org/post/brownville-nuclear-plant-tops-us-list-violations <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">BROWNVILLE, Neb. (AP) &mdash; Nebraska&#39;s two nuclear power plants were high on the lists of safety violations at U.S. nuclear power plants.</span> Wed, 16 Oct 2013 13:16:06 +0000 Associated Press 37466 at http://kios.org