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State regulators approve San Onofre nuclear settlement, trimming $750 million from original deal

Published: 
Mon, 07/30/2018 - 9:57am

Four years after approving a plan that charged ratepayers billions of dollars for the premature closing of the San Onofre nuclear plant, state utility regulators adopted a new deal Thursday that trims about $750 million from consumers’ electricity bills.

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1,800 tons of radioactive waste has an ocean view and nowhere to go

Published: 
Tue, 07/04/2017 (All day)

The massive, 150-ton turbines have stopped spinning. 

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Troubles at a 1960s-Era Nuclear Plant in California May Hint at the Future

Published: 
Thu, 07/05/2012 - 12:15pm

SAN ONOFRE STATE BEACH, Calif. — More than seven million people live within 50 miles of the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station, which is about halfway between Los Angeles and San Diego. But for decades, residents here largely accepted, if not exactly embraced, the hulking nuclear plant perched on the cliffs above this popular surfing beach as a necessary part of keeping the lights on in a state that uses more electricity than all of Argentina.