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NRC asks for more details on emergency response plan at Vermont Yankee


  • Brattleboro Reformer (Vt.)

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is asking for additional information regarding Entergy's request to modify its emergency response plan at the soon-to-close Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant. The NR… Read More

Firms offer solar-financing perk to workers


  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Cisco Systems, 3M, Kimberly-Clark and National Geographic have joined forces to offer their workers discounted home-solar financing. The perk, offered in partnership with Geostellar, could let homeown… Read More