Stories tagged: nuclear plants
Fri., July 7, 2017, 9:23 a.m.
Renewable sources of electricity outpace nuclear plants
For the first time in decades, the United States got more electricity from renewable sources than nuclear power in March and April.
Sun., Nov. 3, 2013
Richland-area nuclear plant’s earthquake risk minimized, study claims
RICHLAND – Earthquake risks at the nuclear power plant near Richland were underestimated when the facility was built and plant officials have downplayed the possible threats, a new study says. …
Thu., April 5, 2012
Japan’s tsunami topic of lecture at Whitworth
Physicist Rich Wolfson, a physics professor at Middlebury College in Vermont, will present the 2012 Science and Society Lecture, “Nuclear Energy: An Environmentalist’s Perspective,” on Monday in the Robinson Teaching …