NRC approves license for Southern's Vogtle reactors

Reuters News
Posted: Feb 09, 2012 12:18 PM

ROCKVILLE, MD (Reuters) - The Nuclear Regulatory Commission on Thursday approved a license for Southern Co to build two reactors at the Vogtle nuclear station in Georgia, the first new nuclear reactors to be built in the United States in more than three decades.

(Reporting by Ayesha Rascoe; Editing by Lisa Shumaker)