Clinch River Site will once again lead nuclear development

By Will Davis (Above, Westinghouse artwork depicting the Clinch River Breeder Reactor plant as envisaged in November 1973.) The Department of Energy announced recently that it would award the first Continue Reading →

Nuclear Matinee: Prep work at Sequoyah Unit 2

Today’s ANS Nuclear Matinee shows viewers a time-lapse film of a steel superstructure being built on top of the dome of Sequoyah-2’s reactor containment building. The work is being done 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 →

Dr. G. Ivan Maldonado presents ANS comments at TVA Board hearing

On August 16, G. Ivan Maldonado, PhD, Associate Professor of Nuclear Engineering with the University of Tennessee-Knoxville, attended a Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) Board Meeting on behalf of the American 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 →