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NRC Licensing Board Ruling Vogtle COL


On March 5, 2009 the Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s licensing board panel ruled that SACE and our partner organizations, BREDL, Center for a Sustainable Coast, Georgia WAND, and Savannah Riverkeeper have a case regarding Southern Nuclear’s combined construction operating license application (COL). They ruled that the Company failed to study long-term effects of on-site radioactive waste storage if an off-site location does not become available.ASLB-Vogtle-COL-Ruling-030509.pdf