On the Kemeny Commissions

Green, Harold P.
March 1980
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Mar1980, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p46
The article focuses on the views of the author regarding the recommendations of the Kemeny commission established by U.S. President Jimmy Carter to emphasize on the accident at Three Mile Island Nuclear Power Plant in Pennsylvania. The commission recommended that the collegial five-member U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission be scraped in favor of a single administrator. This recommendation addresses the question of public confidence in nuclear power.


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