Harris Nuclear Plant http://wunc.org en Federal Regulators Have Open House To Discuss Nuclear Power Plant In Holly Springs http://wunc.org/post/federal-regulators-have-open-house-discuss-nuclear-power-plant-holly-springs <div><p></p>Officials with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) will hold an open house and presentation in Holly Springs Monday evening. Federal officials will review the performance of the Shearon Harris Nuclear Plant. The facility is about 20 miles southwest of Raleigh and operated by Duke Energy. &nbsp;Part of the plant was determined to have a small crack in a nuclear reactor. Duke corrected that issue without any significant incident.&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div> Mon, 05 May 2014 14:41:04 +0000 Jeff Tiberii 34956 at http://wunc.org Federal Regulators Have Open House To Discuss Nuclear Power Plant In Holly Springs Shearon Harris Shutdown & Investigation http://wunc.org/post/shearon-harris-shutdown-investigation <p>Federal regulators are investigating the Shearon Harris nuclear plant near Raleigh. They want to know how a flaw in the reactor vessel went undetected or unreported for over a year. News &amp; Observer reporter John Murawski fills in host Frank Stasio on the latest. Thu, 23 May 2013 16:18:43 +0000 Isaac-Davy Aronson & Frank Stasio 15874 at http://wunc.org Shearon Harris Shutdown & Investigation Shearon Harris Shutdown Likely To Come Up At Annual Assessment http://wunc.org/post/shearon-harris-shutdown-likely-come-annual-assessment <p></p><p>An annual public meeting about the Shearon Harris nuclear power plant will likely raise questions about the recent decision to shut down the reactor.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 20 May 2013 11:49:07 +0000 Will Michaels 15642 at http://wunc.org Shearon Harris Shutdown Likely To Come Up At Annual Assessment AC Problem At Harris Nuclear Plant http://wunc.org/post/ac-problem-harris-nuclear-plant <p>The Nuclear Regulatory Commission will check the Harris nuclear plant near Raleigh to ensure Duke Energy has fixed an unreported problem.</p> Fri, 05 Oct 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Gurnal Scott 2251 at http://wunc.org Group Wants To Slow Down Nuclear http://wunc.org/post/group-wants-slow-down-nuclear <p>Environmental groups are urging the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to reconsider approval of a new design for nuclear power plants in North and South Carolina. The AP-1000 Oversight Group filed a petition with the NRC. The group argues that the AP-1000 reactor design is flawed and should not be used at Shearon-Harris and other sites. John Runkle is the attorney for the group.&nbsp;<br> Thu, 07 Apr 2011 09:30:00 +0000 Dave DeWitt 9161 at http://wunc.org