Going nuclear on nuclear

Mernit, Judith Lewis
June 2012
High Country News;6/11/2012, Vol. 44 Issue 10, p3
The article reports on former U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) chairman Gregory Jaczko's opposition to the reactivation of nuclear plants in the country. Alliance for Nuclear Responsibility executive director Rochelle Becker considers Jaczko as the only commissioner who urge the enactment of safety revisions after the Fukushima nuclear accident in Japan. It also notes that conflicts within the nuclear industry did not prompted the resignation of the chairman.


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