2012 was a good year!According to newly released data from the World Association of Nuclear Operators (WANO) and the Institute of Nuclear Power Operators (INPO), 2012 was a very good year for the nuclear industry in the U.S. According to the report “…U.S. nuclear energy facilities operated at high levels of safety and efficiency in 2012, according to newly released performance metrics compiled by theWorld...
An historic moment in the nuclear renaissance was reached on Tuesday when workers began pouring concrete for the new Unit 3 at Plant Vogtle. Preliminary construction has been going on since Southern Nuclear received its license from the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. The continuous concrete pour will take over two days, and when completed will form the basemat for the new unit. Unit 3 will operate the new...
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From the Desk of Jane LeClairIf you have a smartphone, you carry a fully functional computer in your pocket or purse. That’s a tremendous amount of information at your fingertips! Therefore, it is paramount that you safeguard the device.Common Risks for Smartphones:• Loss of device and information theft. Smartphones are small and can easily be lost or stolen. Unauthorized users could access your accounts,...
Congratulations to Robert Rowland! Robert has been selected as Excelsior College School of Business & Technology’s Graduate of the month, Robert graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering Technology Degree. Congratulations!
Hosted by Dean Jane LeClair with guest speaker Elizabeth McAndrew-Benavides Excelsior College continues its webinar series “Women in Technology” with a presentation by Elizabeth McAndrew-Benavides, a Senior Manager Workforce Policy and Programs at the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) in Washington, DC. Elizabeth has her BS in Nuclear Engineering, a MS in Leadership and will shortly be receiving her Ed.D. She is...