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Dominion studies running reactors another 20 years

Dominion Resources is looking at extending the lifespan of its nuclear power reactors in Virginia and Connecticut for another 20 years.

Tuesday - 05/06/2014, 05:04pm EDT

Tags: Dominion Resources,

Md. nuclear plant's 2 reactors shut down

Federal inspectors are reviewing an unplanned shutdown of both nuclear reactors at the Calvert Cliffs power plant during last week's snowstorm.

Monday - 01/27/2014, 05:50pm EST

Tags: Calvert Cliffs, snow

Fuel from Soviet warheads powered local homes

Converted fuel from 429 former Soviet nuclear warheads helped generate electricity at Virginia power plants during the past two decades.

Thursday - 12/26/2013, 05:28pm EST

Tags: nuclear weapons, Dominion Power, Surry, North Anna Nuclear Power Station, Kathy Stewart

Stuxnet attack offers lesson for U.S. energy industry

The Stuxnet attack offered a lesson for the U.S. energy industry, requiring nuclear facilities to review what protections they had in place.

Friday - 02/15/2013, 10:47am EST

Tags: Stuxnet virus, counterintelligence, Iran,