NRC hearings begin Wednesday
ADVOCATE STAFF REPORT
March 15, 2011 at 6 p.m.
Updated March 14, 2011 at 10:15 p.m.
IF YOU GO
WHAT: The Atomic Safety and Licensing Board hearings on Exelon's Early Site Permit.
WHEN: 9 a.m. Wednesday and 9 a.m. Thursday.
WHERE: The Leo J. Welder Center, 214 N. Main St.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is coming back to town on Wednesday. The Atomic Safety and Licensing Board, a branch of the NRC, is in town on Wednesday and Thursday to hear oral arguments over the Victoria County Station Early Site Permit submitted by Exelon.
The sessions will be open to the public, but only authorized representatives for the groups taking part in the hearings will be involved in the proceedings. Those authorized will be Texans for a Sound Energy Policy representatives, Exelon Nuclear Texas Holdings representatives and NRC staff.