Tag Archives: the Tennessee Valley Authority (T.V.A.)

Labor Department rules TVA cooked up cause to fire nuclear whistleblower via Knox News

Jamie Satterfield, Knoxville News Sentinel The U.S. Department of Labor says the Tennessee Valley Authority fired a nuclear engineer who blew the whistle on safety concerns and lied about it. The Labor Department is ordering TVA to give Beth Wetzel … Continue reading

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In Tennessee, Time Comes for a Nuclear Plant Four Decades in the Making via The New York Times

SPRING CITY, Tenn. — When the Tennessee Valley Authority first ordered Watts Bar 2, the nuclear reactor now approaching completion here, demand for electricity was growing at 7 percent a year and coal supplies were uncertain. The mercury, soot and … Continue reading

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