NRC Chairman Stephen Burns (right) stands with Brian Duncan, Senior Vice President at the Darlington nuclear power plant in Ontario, Canada, before a tour of the plant, located about 40 miles north of the U.S. border.
During a visit to Seabrook Station, Region I Administrator Dan Dorman (far right) and Commissioner Kristine Svinicki (far left) tour the service water pump house with members of the NextEra staff to view FLEX upgrades. Also pictured: Mike Ossing, Seabrook's Licensing Manager (white hard hat) and Phil Gaspar, a nuclear system operator (blue hard hat, pointing). The FLEX equipment is used to provide water and power in the event of an emergency. For more information go to our website at Japan Lessons Learned.
NRC Chairman Stephen Burns speaks before energy company officials at the annual meeting of the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations in Atlanta, Ga. Go to Remarks
NRC and Tennessee Valley Authority officials commemorate the agency's issuance of the operating license for Watts Bar Unit 2, near Spring City, Tenn. Front row (from left): NRC Commissioner Kristine L. Svinicki, Director of the NRC's Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation Bill Dean, TVA President and CEO William D. Johnson, TVA Chief Nuclear Officer Joseph P. Grimes. Back row (from left) NRC Commissioner Jeff Baran, NRC Executive Director for Operations Victor McCree, NRC Commissioner William C. Ostendorff.