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Public participation in nuclear licensing

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Energy and Commerce. Subcommittee on Energy Conservation and Power.

Public participation in nuclear licensing

hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy Conservation and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, Ninety-ninth Congress, second session, on H.R. 1029, H.R. 1447, and H.R. 2488 ... April 30, 1986.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Energy and Commerce. Subcommittee on Energy Conservation and Power.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear power plants -- Location -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Nuclear power plants -- Licenses -- United States.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 201 p. ;
    Number of Pages201
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17746674M

    THE NUCLEAR REGULATORY PROCESS 1 INTRODUCTION This document presents a basic description of the nuclear regulatory process and its elements for operating nuclear power plants. It is intended to be an overview, which will provide the reader a firm grasp of the fundamental elements of the regulatory process and how it is intended to Size: KB. Public participation in nuclear decision-making: proceedings of and international workshop. organised by the OECD Nuclear Energy Agency and the International Atomic Energy Agency = Participation du public aux décisions nucléaires: compte rendu d'une réunion internationale, Paris, mars / organisée par l'Agence de l'OCDE pour l.

      Additionally, this regulated process provides multiple opportunities for public participation during the development of a new nuclear facility. This graphic shows the key steps in licensing new nuclear reactors in the U.S. Implemented by the NRC, this process offers multiple opportunities for public input. The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) licensing process includes a thorough assessment of the application submission and, if the licence is being renewed, a verification of the licensee’s compliance performance. All licence applications are assessed based on the risk-ranking of the proposed licensed use type.

    This book is published open access under a CC BY license. This book summarizes presentations and discussions from the two-day international workshop held at UC Berkeley in March , and derives questions to be addressed in multi-disciplinary research toward a new paradigm of nuclear safety. 3. In class we have noted that public participation in nuclear power plant licensing processes has led to costly delays, and that such participation is justified by some, partially upon the basis that alternative fora for de­facto determination of the effective national energy policies are largely unavailable within the U.S. political system.


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Public participation in nuclear licensing by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Energy and Commerce. Subcommittee on Energy Conservation and Power. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Public Participation The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) considers public involvement in, and information about, our activities to be a cornerstone of strong, fair regulation of the nuclear industry. We recognize the public's interest in the proper regulation of nuclear activities and provide opportunities for citizens to be heard.

Chain Reaction: Expert Debate and Public Participation in American Commercial Nuclear Power 1st Edition Edition. by Brian Balogh (Author) › Visit Amazon's Brian Balogh Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this Cited by: Public participation in nuclear licensing: hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy Conservation and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, Ninety-ninth Congress, second session, on H.R.

H.R. and H.R. PUBLIC PARTICIPATION IN NUCLEAR POWER PLANT LICENSING: THE GREAT DELUSION HAROLD P. GREEN* Operation of nuclear power plants involves inherent risk to the health and safety of the public.

The AEC licensing process ostensibly seeks to determine whether plant design, construction, and operation ade-quately protect the public from the potential perils of nuclear power.

William & Mary Law Review Authors. Harold P. Green. Article Title. Public Participation in Nuclear Power Plant Licensing: The Great Delusion. Repository Citation Harold P.

Green, Public Participation in Nuclear Power Plant Licensing: The Great Delusion, 15 Wm. & Mary L. Rev. (), https: Cited by: 2. Public Involvement in Licensing The U.S.

Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has a long-standing practice of conducting its regulatory responsibilities in an open manner, and keeping the public informed of the agency's regulatory, licensing. The opportunities for public participation at the EIA stage were limited to the views expressed through the Nuclear Engineering Group to the local authority, although broader participation was undertaken as part of the procedure for obtaining by: The public participation section of the Plan announced the development of nuclear facility information disclosure; detailed the scope, responsibility and procedure of information openness by the government and the company; and called for increase in public participation throughout the life cycle of nuclear by: Public Participation The NNR is committed to conducting its regulatory responsibilities in an open and transparent manner and keeping the public informed of its oversight activities.

We recognize the public’s interest in the fair regulation of nuclear activities and therefore provide opportunities for concerned citizens to be heard. Public involvement in nuclear safety issues. Topical Peer Review: public consultation on national reports an effective public participation in the decision making process.

Consultation can take place in the early stage of a licensing procedure, during the operation of the installation or at the end, for the decommissioning of the. It examines how public participation developed over time to include myriad thick, thin, and conventional opportunities, occurring in both face-to-face meetings and online settings.

The book explores the use of participation in various arenas, including education, health, land use, and state and federal government. "Evaluating Technology Through Public Participation: The Nuclear Waste Disposal Controversy." In Michael E.

Kraft and Norman J. Vig, eds., Technology and Politics. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. Google ScholarCited by: REGDOC supersedes INFO, Licensing Process for New Nuclear Power Plants in Canada Involving the public in the licensing process.

Public participation is encouraged in all licensing decisions. Licensing process for Class I nuclear. Controlling The Atom In The 21st Century book.

The Role of the Public in the Licensing of Nuclear Power Plants. With Eric Glitzenstein. View abstract. chapter 6 | 35 pages Public Participation in the Oversight of Nuclear Power Plant Operations.

Author: David P. O'very. A Comparison of International Regulatory Organizations and Licensing Procedures for New Nuclear Power Plants BREDIMAS-NUTTALL 6 accountable to the national government or other high political authorities such as national parliaments (IAEA GS-G ).

The third principle recommends public participation as a compulsory stepFile Size: KB. by Citizens' Nuclear Information Center Published Ma Updated Febru CNIC was requested to provide information on the approval process for construction of nuclear power plants in Japan and in particular on rules and practice relating to public involvement and information disclosure.

Written for government officials, public and community leaders, and professional facilitators, The Public Participation Handbook is a toolkit for designing a participation process, selecting techniques to encourage participation, facilitating successful public meetings, working with the media, and evaluating the program.

The public participation handbook: making better decisions through citizen involvement / James L. water quality, nuclear waste cleanup, prescribed burning, community planning, Previous books I’ve written on public participation have been used in university courses in urban planning, forestry, public relations, political science,File Size: 1MB.

: Chain Reaction: Expert Debate and Public Participation in American Commercial Nuclear Power (): Brian Balogh: BooksAuthor: Brian Balogh. participation in nuclear decision-making.

– Public participation - public is aware, heard and its views are taken into account – Referendum - public is aware and decides whether in the form of a new license or amendment or renewal of the existing one, would, under the Convention, be. THE NRC’S REACTOR LICENSING PROCESS: AN OVERVIEW Every atomic power reactor is licensed by the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC).

By law, the licensing process is open to public participation. In reality, the process is deliberately designed to be difficult to understand and to discourage effective public involvement. Read Volume 1 Issue 1 of East Asian Science, Technology and Society.Radioactive Materials Licensing Program.

Users of all byproduct, source and specific nuclear material are required to obtain a license from the department prior to obtaining those radioactive materials.

This material is used in hospitals, colleges and industries for medical, research and industrial purposes.