NRC May Expand US Nuclear Emergency Zones To 50 miles

The NRC is apparently considering the idea of expanding emergency zones around nuclear plants from 10-50 miles. The experiences with Fukushima and the 50 mile evacuation zone they suggested to US citizens in Japan during the worst of the nuclear crisis has caused them to reconsider the current rules in the US.

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