Vermont Yankee Officials Plan Update On Remediation
Vermont Yankee officials are planning to give the latest news on contamination problems at the nuclear power plant.
Plant owner Entergy Vermont has scheduled a briefing today about the status of plant operations and water and soil remediation work at the Vernon site.
And the U-S Nuclear Regulatory Commission will hold a public meeting on the plant's annual assessment of safety performance tonight at 6 at Brattleboro Union High School.
Last month, plant officials announced that strontium-90 had been found in soil at the plant. And tritium, another radioactive substance, has contaminated groundwater at Vermont Yankee and is still being cleaned up.