Category Archives: NRC

Ruling by Federal Judge Allows Vermont Yankee to Stay Open

By Terence Healey, Sohair Ahmadi and Sarah Tucker On January 19, 2012, the United States District Court for the District of Vermont determined that the state of Vermont is preempted by federal law from shutting down the Vermont Yankee Nuclear … Continue reading

Posted in NRC, Power, Regulation, Renewables

Federal Judge Denies Request for Preliminary Injunction by Entergy Corp.

On Monday, July 18th, a federal judge denied a request for preliminary injunction by Entergy Corp., the owners of the Vermont Yankee nuclear plant, asking the court to prevent the state from taking any action that would force the plant … Continue reading

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