Nuclear Plants

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Poll: Most Californians Oppose Additional Nuclear Plants

A Field Poll finds voter support dwindling for the building of more nuclear power plants in California, but a majority believes the state’s existing plants are safe.


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Lawmakers Weigh Nuclear Safety After Earthquake In Japan

Can California’s nuclear plants and gas pipelines withstand a disaster like the one that hit Japan?


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California Nuclear Plants Can Handle Earthquakes

Operators at California’s two nuclear plants say their facilities can withstand a higher magnitude earthquake than scientists predict could ever strike the plants.