Review of Nuclear Regulatory Commission after Disasters in Japan

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) established a task force to review U.S. nuclear plant regulations in the wake of the Japanese… read more

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) established a task force to review U.S. nuclear plant regulations in the wake of the Japanese Nuclear accident at the Fukushima Daiichi plant. Documents released in advance of the meeting indicated that the task force believed U.S. nuclear plants had good emergency procedures and remained safe. The meeting came days after the New York Times reported that some critics of the NRC believed it had too close of a relationship with the nuclear industry. This was a preliminary meeting, and the task force’s final report to the commission was due in July. close

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Review of Nuclear Regulatory Commission after Disasters in Japan

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Program ID:
299473-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Meeting
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 12, 2011
Last Aired:
May 16, 2011

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  • May 12, 2011 | 7:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 13, 2011 | 12:59am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 13, 2011 | 5:16am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 13, 2011 | 9:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 14, 2011 | 4:27am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 16, 2011 | 11:17am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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