Then

 

December 30th, 2005

NRC NEWS
U.S. NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION

 

NRC APPROVES CERTIFICATION OF WESTINGHOUSE’S AP1000
ADVANCED REACTOR DESIGN (the “New” nuclear power generation)

 

 

Westinghouse Electric Company, the pioneer and global leader in nuclear plant design and construction, is ready with the *AP1000™ pressurized water reactor (PWR). It is the ONLY  Generation III

 reactor to receive Design Certification from the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC).

 

And now

 

NRC meeting today, Sept. 17

NRC had expected the company to deliver today the new version of the AP1000 plant design, called “Revision 17.”  But Westinghouse said it isn’t ready yet and would not commit to a new deadline.   .  Full certification is already years behind schedule, with most delays occurring in 2008.

The meeting lasted 2. hours instead of the planned six.  Westinghouse provided an oral overview of the key categories of design changes, and referred to numerous modifications that have not been previously discussed with NRC;

 

My question, IS WESTINGHOUSE STALLING ON  PURPOSE WHILE  KEEPING THE MYTH OF A  “NEW”

GENERATON OF NUCLEAR PLANTS ALIVE