NRC acknowledges steps to address concrete issue at N.H. plant

NextEra Energy is taking the necessary actions to address concrete degradation at its Seabrook nuclear facility in New Hampshire, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission said in a confirmatory action letter to the company. The company is pleased that its "comprehensive and reasonable" efforts have been acknowledged by the agency, spokesman Al Griffith said. "Although NRC review of the CAL items is complete, we will maintain a focused oversight of this non-conforming condition through scheduled inspection activities and retention of the NRC Technical Team established in response to this issue," said NRC Region I Administrator Bill Dean.

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