NRC Opens Public Comment Period on New Decomm Rules

It will take a few years to create new decommissioning rules, and they will not affect Vermont Yankee decommissioning, says the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. But Safe & Green Campaign believes other states and citizens groups should learn for the lessons we are currently being taught about decommissioning. This was just posted, so it will take a bit to process. We will post our own comments for you to read at a later date. For now, below is the link from the Federal Register as of November 19, 2015.

We have 45 days to comment (before January 4, 2016).

Regulatory Improvements for Decommissioning Power Reactors

Just in case you are free all day Wednesday December 9, the NRC is hosting a meeting on decommissioning rules. It is in Rockville, MD but you can tune in on line and comment. NRC 12.09.15 ML15306A003

Here is contact info to RSVP

Jenny Tobin, NRR
301-415-2328
Jennifer.Tobin@nrc.gov

TELECONFERENCE: Bridge Number PassCode
888-659-9574 8778250
WEBINAR: URL
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3410671145873306881

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