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Pacific Army head calls for Stryker Brigade review

...depleted uranium from an old weapons system was found in a firing impact area, requiring involvement by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.It also was determined that the Stryker vehicles were better suited to larger training ranges in Washington...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-05-24/pacific-army-head-calls-stryker-brigade
State
Galena pins hopes on nuclear reactor

...power plants - at 10 megawatts, it would be downright tiny. City officials met recently with staff from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to discuss licensing a plant being developed by Toshiba Corp. that could be a test case for providing cheap...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030605/sta_20050306005.shtml
News
Feds deploy more radiation monitors in western US

...damaged by last week's magnitude-9.0 earthquake and the resulting tsunami. Officials with the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission said they do not expect harmful radiation levels to reach the U.S. from Japan. "The agency decided out...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031711/sta_800865830.shtml
News
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...times higher than Environmental Protection Agency standards allow. The site now falls under control of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, which plans to leave the pile along the river and cap it with rocks and clay. Under legislation introduced...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012499/Fro_tailings.shtml
AP: Quakes pose greater risk to US reactors than previously believed

...to sustain.The two North Anna reactors are among 27 in the eastern and central U.S. that a preliminary Nuclear Regulatory Commission review has said may need upgrades. That's because those plants are more likely to get hit with an earthquake...

http://juneauempire.com/dina-cappiello/2011-09-02/ap-quakes-pose-greater-risk-us
Northwest Digest

...for providing cheap electricity to rural communities. The city of 700 is involved in discussions with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission about licensing a plant. Yoder said it will take at least until 2010 just to know if the plan is feasible...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082905/sta_20050829007.shtml
News
Officials say Alaska is in no danger of radiation

...reading wouldn't be significant until it reached 2,000 per minute. Edwards also said he has heard the Nuclear Regulatory Commission's chairman has also concurred that based on the facts there aren't any anticipated harmful contaminants...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031811/loc_801401926.shtml
News
Outside editorial: Japan's crucible

...disaster at the same time, depending on the season. Neither did the Japanese. Richard Meserve, a former Nuclear Regulatory Commission chairman, told The Wall Street Journal that the Japanese reactors experienced a "one-two punch of events...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032011/opi_802581560.shtml
Opinion
Alaska, federal health officials say North Pacific fish not contaminated by Japan radiation

...spent-fuel-rod pools remain unstable, according to Congressional testimony Tuesday by the chairman of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. A Japanese official said recently the crisis will continue for "a long time." Alaska is the nearest U...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2011-04-18/alaska-federal-health-officials-say-nor
State
U.S. could spur a robust economy with new policies

...power source is a critical part of our energy mix that already accounts for 20 percent of electricity. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission's recent approval of the first new nuclear reactors in 30 years is a positive step, which we must build...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-03-02/us-could-spur-robust-economy-new-poli
Opinion

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