NRC Issues ISG Notices To Nuclear Power Plants

September 2012
Nuclear Waste News;9/10/2012, Vol. 32 Issue 17, p6
The article reports on the issuance of interim staff guidance (ISG) by the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) to the country's nuclear power plants aimed at ensuring proper implementation of three orders the agency issued in March. The move is also in response to the lessons learned from the nuclear accident at the Fukushima Dai-ichi in Japan in 2011. The said order further indicates the need for all plants to install enhanced equipment for monitoring water levels.


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