NRC approves 80-year lifespans for Surry nuclear units 1 and 2

The Surry Units 1 and 2 nuclear power reactors will operate into the 2050s unless Dominion Energy pulls the plug for other reasons. The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission announced Tuesday it was approving the utility‚Äôs application on a 20-year renewal of its operating licenses for the Surry nuclear plant in Virginia. The renewed licenses authorize … Continue reading NRC approves 80-year lifespans for Surry nuclear units 1 and 2