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US regulators cite Millstone nuclear plant over pump change

WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) — The parent company of Connecticut’s nuclear plant and federal regulators have reached a settlement over the plant operator’s decision, without regulatory approval, to halt the use of a safety-related pump in the event of a severe accident. 105 more words


Padley Wood

Whilst I was in Padley Wood, I searched for a location that I’d heard about, but I’d not been able to locate the last time I was there. 72 more words


Matthew 18:6

“If anyone causes one of these little ones–those who believe in me–to stumble, it would be better for them to have a large millstone hung around their neck and to be drowned in the depths of the sea. 908 more words


Millstone Cobbler

Review of Millstone Cellar’s “Cobbler” variety.  This is the first cider I’ve tried from Millstone Cellars, the first highly rustic cider, and I believe my first East Coast craft cider.   669 more words


豆腐の旅パート3 目切り Tofu Journey Chapter 3: Cutting Grooves


When I went back to visit Yamauchi san, the stone mason, he had the tool ready for use like he had promised before. It’s the shape of a small ax which he had sharpened and attached a handle to. 523 more words


week 44: The Millstone

Last week, as we talked to people about the possible events and happenings at The Cornerstone, we had as many questions about the namesake of the new community space: the incredibly heavy, old, and beautiful millstone found a stone’s throw way. 42 more words

The Weeks

225/365 - Framed

The area near our house is littered with old millstones from the days of quarrying gritstone.   As you enter the Peak District national park on the Derbyshire/Yorkshire boundary, there’s a millstone mounted on a plinth announcing your arrival.   82 more words