United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

North Carolina

NRC's Regional Office in Atlanta (Region II) is responsible for carrying out the agency's duties in North Carolina. North Carolina is an Agreement State.

More information about North Carolina's role in ensuring the safe use of radioactive materials can be obtained from the NRC Office of State Program's Directory of State Regulations, Legislation, and Web Sites.

Operating Nuclear Power Reactors

Fuel Cycle Facilities

  • GE-Hitachi (under review) – Wilmington, NC
  • Global Nuclear Fuel-Americas, LLC – Wilmington, NC

Uranium Recovery Facilities

  • none

Operating Research and Test Reactors

  • North Carolina State University – Raleigh, NC

Facilities Undergoing Decommissioning

  • none
Page Last Reviewed/Updated Monday, November 02, 2015