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Tue, 2017-01-24

Congress Passes Unconventional Nuclear Power Bill

House lawmakers passed legislation Monday to support unconventional nuclear power.

Mon, 2016-10-03

Putin suspends weapons-grade plutonium deal

Russian president Putin suspended a weapons-grade plutonium deal with the United States that could affect South Carolina.

Fri, 2016-09-30

Columbia incident prompts federal warning

Feds warn nuclear fuel plants across the country not to make the same mistakes found at Westinghouse plant near Columbia. 

Mon, 2016-09-26

Plan surfaces for new nuclear disposal ground in SC

A plan has surfaced to establish another nuclear waste disposal ground in South Carolina, a state with a history of taking atomic refuse from across the country.

Thu, 2016-09-22

Recurring Problems cited at Westinghouse Nuclear Plant

An internal review of a Columbia nuclear fuel factory has identified multiple problems

Wed, 2016-09-21

VC Summer nuclear plant, under construction, opened for media tour

SCE&G hosts media tour of the V.C. Summer Nuclear Station 

Tue, 2016-09-13

US House Unanimously Passes Advanced Nuclear Development Bill

The U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed a bipartisan bill Sept. 12 to facilitate development of advanced nuclear reactors.

Wed, 2016-08-31

Workers reach milestone in nuclear project at V.C. Summer Plant

Workers placed a reactor vessel into the nuclear island of a reactor unit under construction at the V.C. Summer Nuclear Station.

Fri, 2016-08-12

Investigation Continues at Westinghouse Nuclear Fuel Plant

Columbia’s Westinghouse nuclear fuel fabrication plant has received a list of corrective actions from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission after an annual inspection found an excessive amount of uranium-bearing material in an air scrubber at the plant.

Tue, 2016-07-26

UofSC Awarded Grant to Explore Safer Nuclear Waste Storage

The University of South Carolina was awarded an $8 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to explore new, sustainable ways to store hazardous nuclear waste.

News

Tue, 2017-01-24

Congress Passes Unconventional Nuclear Power Bill

Mon, 2016-10-03

Putin suspends weapons-grade plutonium deal