Japan: A view from one year later

It is hard to believe that one year has passed since the tragedy in Japan on Friday, March 11, 2011. The actual earthquake and ensuing tsunami occurred in the middle of the night in this time zone, and the first call I received was early Friday morning notifying me of the event. Two reactors on … Continue reading “Japan: A view from one year later”

NRC Revising Approach to Japan Lessons-Learned Recommendations

Recent developments have given us the opportunity to improve on our goal of implementing the agency’s Japan Near-Term Task Force recommendations by 2016. You can get an up-close view of a meeting Friday between senior NRC managers and industry executives as we lay out the NRC’s new implementation approach. When Congress passed a bill funding … Continue reading “NRC Revising Approach to Japan Lessons-Learned Recommendations”