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Nuclear Power Plants / Diablo Canyon #274426

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 19, 1981
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(Studio) NRC reported suspending operating license issued to California's Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant; details given.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(San Francisco, California) NRC's decision, due to design errors, examined; Pacific Gas and Elec. Company film shown. [NRC chairperson Nunzio PALLADINO - comments on agency's position.] Protests over plant's location over earthquake fault recalled. [Governor Jerry BROWN - comments on implications of NRC's decision to withdraw license.] [PG&E spokesperson Malcolm FURBUSH - considers NRC decision overkill.] [Representative George MILLER - regrets loss of confidence in federal government]

Dow, David;
Rather, Dan

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