Nuclear Science Symposium Kicks Off in Seattle

The 5th annual Nuclear Science Week was launched with a public symposium on October 16 and 17 at the Pacific Science Center at the foot of the Space Needle in Continue Reading →

Columbia Generating Station Sets New Generation Record

By Laura Scheele Ratepayers in the Pacific Northwest have reason to celebrate the dedicated employees of Energy Northwest’s 1170-megawatt Columbia Generating Station:  The Northwest’s sole nuclear energy facility generated a Continue Reading →

TN-Chattanooga participants recognized at ANS Winter Conference

In September 2012, American Nuclear Society members in the Tennessee Valley area turned out in record numbers to support an ANS presence at a public hearing in order to inform Continue Reading →

NRC Public Meeting on San Onofre: October 9 via Webcast, Twitter

Note: The NRC public meeting on San Onofre steam generator issues has now adjourned. The webcast will soon be available in archived form at http://video.nrc.gov/. The twitter feed featuring participation Continue Reading →

ALERT: NRC Public Meeting on San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station Issues

AMERICAN NUCLEAR SOCIETY (ANS) COMMUNICATIONS & OUTREACH ALERT NRC Public Meeting on San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station Issues WHEN: Tuesday, October 9 6:00-9:30 P.M. Pacific Time Click HERE for the Continue Reading →

The future of nuclear at #MOXChat

By Laura Scheele On September 11, the National Nuclear Security Administration (U.S. Department of Energy) hosted a public meeting in Chattanooga, Tenn., concerning its Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement on the disposition Continue Reading →

ANS Man vs. the Anti-Nuclear Zombie Plague

        By Dave Pointer I grew up in the green rolling hills of east Tennessee and graduated from the University of Tennessee. Photo by Wade Rackley/Tennessee Journalist Continue Reading →