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Additional Scrutiny at Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant Set to Continue

Neil Sheehan
Public Affairs Officer
Region I

Last fall, a team of NRC inspectors was tasked with evaluating whether issues at the Pilgrim nuclear power… 371 more words

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Nuclear Power Plants Ready For Major Winter Storm

Neil Sheehan
Public Affairs Officer
Region I

Update: The Pilgrim nuclear power plant experienced an automatic shutdown, or scram, early Tuesday amid Winter Storm Juno (as dubbed by the Weather Channel). 499 more words

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Noise Control

Acoustics is the science that studies sounds in terms of production, transmission and effects.

In an architectural understanding , the main application of acoustics is the level of control we require in view of better sound quality, sound insulation/absorption and noise reduction from external sources.  422 more words

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Acoustics for Auditorium Spaces

This type of space is apparently the bread and butter for most acousticians – with most non-acousticians being aware of the necessity of acoustical treatment in such spaces. 1,506 more words

Witteman: Ik ben tot het einde toe gretig gebleven

Paul WittemanNa acht jaar de helft van een duo te zijn geweest, presenteert televisiejournalist Paul Witteman vanaf zondag in zijn eentje een nieuw programma over muziek. 2,535 more words

NRC Celebrates A Milestone -- 40 Years of Safety and Service

Tom Wellock
NRC Historian

It’s been 40 years since the Nuclear Regulatory Commission began operations on January 19, 1975. To be sure, the agency inherited a mixed legacy from its predecessor, the Atomic Energy Commission.  248 more words

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Pursuit Of Metal Can be Costly, If Not Deadly

Neil Sheehan
Public Affairs Officer
Region I

Copper is a valuable metal that, increasingly in recent years, has been the target of thieves hoping to pocket some quick cash by selling it to scrapyards. 546 more words

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