NRC denies 42 fire-safety exemptions for Indian Point facility

02/1/2012 | CNBC

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission denied 42 of Entergy's 50 fire-safety exemptions for the Indian Point nuclear plant in New York. The exemptions would have allowed Entergy to use automatic fire-protection features at the facility instead of manual actions by operators. "With further direction today from the NRC, Indian Point will be doing even more work to install additional fire protection enhancements," Entergy said in a statement.

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