U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

  • Blogs

    December 23, 2010

    Sure, Simmons May Bury Nuclear Waste in West Texas. But It Has To Get There Somehow.

    Nuke-Free Texas​We've noted a couple of times in recent days that Gov. Rick Perry's appointees to the Texas Low Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Compact Commission are but days away from closing comment on Harold Simmons's permit application to bury 36 states' nuclear waste out in West Texas. Ah, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2008

    Because Four Units Are Better Than Two

    What you see above is an artist's rendering of the Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant in Glen Rose, should Luminant be allowed to expand the plant from two units to four. Notes Luminant in its media release, sent in advance of an applicaton filed with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission: "These new uni ... More >>

  • Film

    May 21, 1998


    This enormous monster comes from small, TV-sized imaginations