- Published on Wednesday, 04 January 2012 12:22
- Written by Super User
The coming year will include many firsts for the nuclear industry, all focusing on Georgia, where the expansion of Plant Vogtle is scheduled to begin in earnest.
The $14.8 billion project marks the first new commercial power reactors to be built in the United States in a generation, and is unfolding in the wake of the Fukushima disaster in Japan that raised new questions about nuclear safety and construction standards.
Source: The August Chronicle