nuclear

Government
9:25 am
Tue August 27, 2013

NRC, OPPD officials to meet Tuesday

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Federal regulators want to know what the owners of the idle Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant will do to improve the plant if they get permission to restart it.

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Nebraska
10:41 am
Mon August 26, 2013

Fort Calhoun Station to test siren alert system

FORT CALHOUN, Neb. (AP) — The Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant plans to test its siren alert system on Tuesday.

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General News
6:06 am
Fri July 26, 2013

NRC Discusses Status of Fort Calhoun

Fort Calhoun Station, Courtesy of OPPD

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission, or NRC, held a public meeting Wednesday night in Omaha to discuss the status of the Fort Calhoun Nuclear Plant.

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Business
6:22 am
Tue June 25, 2013

Cooper Nuclear Station subject of Wednesday NRC meeting

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission says there’s no threat to public health or safety after recent assessments found “safety culture” problems at Cooper Nuclear Station near Brownville.

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Business
1:00 am
Fri May 17, 2013

NRC, OPPD holding public meeting Friday on Fort Calhoun Station

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission and OPPD have a public meeting scheduled Friday in Omaha about Fort Calhoun Station.

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Business
2:28 pm
Mon April 22, 2013

NRC, OPPD discuss possible changes to Ft. Calhoun Station operating license

OPPD and Exelon Nuclear Partners say some additional work being done at Fort Calhoun Station could result in amendments to the plant’s operating license.

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Business
1:00 am
Wed February 27, 2013

Three more items added to Fort Calhoun Station re-start checklist

Fort Calhoun Station
Credit OPPD

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has added three more items to OPPD’s to-do list before Fort Calhoun Station can reopen.

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Nebraska
8:42 am
Tue January 29, 2013

NRC inspectors back at Ft. Calhoun Station

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Federal regulators have begun the detailed inspections that will determine whether the troubled Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant will be allowed to restart.

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Business
11:49 am
Tue January 8, 2013

OPPD officials: Fort Calhoun Station moving toward restart

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The troubled Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant in Nebraska is gradually moving closer to restart, but officials say significant work remains.

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Business
12:04 pm
Wed November 14, 2012

OPPD to discuss rate hike proposal, progress at Ft. Calhoun Station at Thursday meetings

Some OPPD customers' rates could rise 6.9 percent in January.

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