Pre-Application Meeting Update

We think our Tuesday meeting with staff at the NRC went very well.  The public and interested organizations participated and had good questions about our approach to our license application.  I appreciate the work our AREVA, NAC and WCS staff put into the preparation for the meeting and their continued work on the application. Likewise,…

NRC Next Week

For my son John — like teenagers everywhere — June is the sweetest of months. He’s finally free of all school-related responsibilities; he can sleep late and then look forward to a full day of doing nothing.  Granted, he’s supposed to be doing things, but as I said earlier, he is a teenager. As for…

What’s In A Name?

It occurred to me that there are a lot of names for the same items and that may be causing some confusion about the nomenclature for the facility we are seeking to license.  At our Feb. 9 announcement in D.C. we used the term Independen Spent Fuel Storage Installation (ISFSI) and pronounced the acronym “is-fis-ee”.…