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Advocate Wants $648M Payout For ‘Inappropriate’ Nuke Pact

A state advocate on Friday recommended that two Southern California power companies return at least $648 million to their customers because of evidence of “inappropriate conversations” involving the state’s top utility regulator.


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Regulators Plan to Drop Case At Closed San Onofre Nuclear Plant

Federal regulators intend to close a lingering case involving the installation of faulty equipment at the now-shuttered San Onofre nuclear power plant in Southern California.


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San Onofre Nuclear Power Plant To Be Shut Down Through August

Southern California Edison has announced that the troubled San Onofre nuclear power plant will remain shut down through August.

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Plan To Cut Tube Wear Falls Short At San Onofre Nuke Site

A $670 million overhaul at California’s San Onofre nuclear plant was expressly intended to avoid the types of ailments that have sidelined its twin reactors.


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More Wear Found On Tubes At Ailing San Onofre Nuclear Plant

The operator of an idled nuclear plant on the California coast announced Thursday that more unusual wear has been found on tubing that carries radioactive water, the latest disclosure in an ongoing mystery involving the plant’s steam generators.


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Emergency Response Tests Conducted At San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station

Emergency and public health workers from Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside and San Diego counties will take part in a drill to test emergency responses at the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station, tomorrow.


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Send Us Your Radiation Questions, Concerns

Health and nuclear experts say there is absolutely no cause for alarm for the Southland over a plume of radiation heading from Japan’s damaged nuclear power plant. But concerns still remain. Send us your radiation-related […]