Boston: NRC Holds Regulatory Conference with Entergy

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission held a Regulatory Conference yesterday to discuss an inspection finding which expressed concerns regarding a backup diesel generator at the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station.

Entergy Spokesman Patrick O’Brien told WATD News that the conference provided company officials a chance to make their case and dispute those findings.

While saying he couldn’t determine how the NRC officials would rule NRC Spokesman Neil Sheehan told WATD News further action could be taken if their original findings are reaffirmed.

Sheehan says he expects the decision to be rendered some “in the near future.”



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Dan McCready is a South Shore native who’s happy to be back working in his home region. After graduating from Catholic Memorial High School, GO KNIGHTS! Dan attended Suffolk University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BA in Communications. After college Dan worked as a standup comic and actor appearing in several theatrical productions, independent films, and worked as a background extra in films and TV shows including Fever Pitch, Underdog, and Brotherhood while also working as a weekend overnight DJ on Easy 99.1. Eventually Dan began covering the Boston entertainment scene for Production Live Online and, after being bit by the journalism bug, decided to further his studies at Northeastern University, where he earned his master's degree. Since that time Dan has worked across many media platforms for organizations including the Patriot Ledger, Cape Cod Broadcasting, and 1420 WBSM in New Bedford. Dan is currently residing in Milton and enjoys hanging out with friends, candlepin bowling, playing video games, and making videos for his fledgling YouTube Channel.