April 9, 2015
Duke Energy officials describe the flaw as a small depression in a welding seam. They say the public was never in danger. Critics aren't so sure.
"The industry has had this problem for a number of years and they haven't been able to figure out how to prevent it from occurring," said Jim Warren, with the nuclear watchdog group NC WARN.
September 6, 2011
As 9/11 anniversary approaches, the industry still wags the NRC.
March 25, 2011
It’s too early to know the impact of Japan’s emergency on public health and the industry. But new projects worldwide likely will be delayed as the events at Fukushima are analyzed, and changes are debated in plant design, regulation and emergency planning.
March 22, 2011
NC WARN’s director Jim Warren debates Duke Energy’s nuclear policy director Steve Nesbit on Charlotte’s public radio station.
March 18, 2011
Progress Energy sends out safety information manuals annually to everyone living within ten miles of the Shearon Harris Nuclear Plant, but critics say if something goes wrong at the plant, not nearly enough thought has gone into keeping people safe.
March 15, 2011
The unfolding nuclear plant crisis in Japan could pose significant problems for Duke Energy's effort to build a new reactor near Gaffney, SC.
March 14, 2011
Threats to the Shearon Harris Nuclear Plant have people asking could a major disaster happen here?
January 21, 2010
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