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San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station

Index San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station

The San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS) is a now-closed nuclear power plant located south of San Clemente, California, on the Pacific coast, in Nuclear Regulatory Commission Region IV. [1]

48 relations: Aaron Bank, Alliance for Nuclear Responsibility, Anti-nuclear movement in California, Anti-nuclear movement in the United States, Anti-nuclear protests, Anti-nuclear protests in the United States, Bechtel, California, Chained to the Rhythm, Conservation Fallout, Diablo Canyon Power Plant, Encina Power Station, Energy in California, Energy policy of the United States, Friends of the Earth (US), Harold Quinton, International Nuclear Event Scale, Interstate 5 in California, Jack K. Horton, John Large, Koyaanisqatsi, List of articles associated with nuclear issues in California, List of nuclear power stations, List of nuclear reactors, List of power stations in California, Mark Chamberlain (photographer), Mothers for Peace, Nucifer experiment, Nuclear decommissioning, Nuclear power debate, Nuclear power in the United States, Nuclear reactor accidents in the United States, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Nuclear renaissance, Nuclear renaissance in the United States, Path 26, Roger Nichols (recording engineer), San Diego Gas & Electric, San Onofre, San Onofre State Beach, Slaughter alley, Song (disambiguation), Southern California Edison, Talega, San Clemente, California, The West Wing, Tomahawk Fire, World Business Academy, 2011 Southwest blackout.

Aaron Bank

Colonel Aaron Bank (November 23, 1902 – April 1, 2004) was a United States Army officer, and the founder of the US Army Special Forces, commonly known as the "Green Berets".

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Alliance for Nuclear Responsibility

Alliance for Nuclear Responsibility is a non-profit, anti-nuclear, public interest organization founded in 2005, and based in San Luis Obispo, California.

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Anti-nuclear movement in California

The 1970s proved to be a pivotal period for the anti-nuclear movement in California.

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Anti-nuclear movement in the United States

The anti-nuclear movement in the United States consists of more than 80 anti-nuclear groups that oppose nuclear power, nuclear weapons, and/or uranium mining.

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Anti-nuclear protests

Anti-nuclear protests began on a small scale in the U.S. as early as 1946 in response to Operation Crossroads.

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Anti-nuclear protests in the United States

There were many anti-nuclear protests in the United States which captured national public attention during the 1970s and 1980s.

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Bechtel

Bechtel Corporation (Bechtel Group, Inc.) is an engineering, procurement, construction, and project management company.

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California

California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States.

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Chained to the Rhythm

"Chained to the Rhythm" is a song by American singer Katy Perry that served as the lead single from her fifth studio album, Witness.

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Conservation Fallout

Conservation Fallout: Nuclear Protest at Diablo Canyon is a 2006 book by John Wills.

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Diablo Canyon Power Plant

The Diablo Canyon Power Plant is an electricity-generating nuclear power plant near Avila Beach in San Luis Obispo County, California.

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Encina Power Station

The Encina Power Station (EPS) is a large natural gas and oil-fueled electricity generating plant located in Carlsbad, California, in San Diego County.

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Energy in California

California's peak electricity demand occurred on July 24, 2006, at 2:44 pm, with 50,270 megawatts.

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Energy policy of the United States

The energy policy of the United States is determined by federal, state, and local entities in the United States, which address issues of energy production, distribution, and consumption, such as building codes and gas mileage standards.

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Friends of the Earth (US)

Friends of the Earth U.S. is a non-governmental environmental organization headquartered in Washington, D.C. with an office in the David Brower Center in Berkeley, California.

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Harold Quinton

Harold Quinton (c. 1899–1969) was an American business executive.

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International Nuclear Event Scale

The International Nuclear and Radiological Event Scale (INES) was introduced in 1990 by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in order to enable prompt communication of safety-significant information in case of nuclear accidents.

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Interstate 5 in California

Interstate 5 (I-5) is a major north–south route of the Interstate Highway System in the U.S. state of California.

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Jack K. Horton

Jack K. Horton (c. 1917-2000) was an American lawyer and business executive.

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John Large

John H. Large is an English consulting Chartered Engineer primarily known for his work in assessing and reporting upon nuclear safety and nuclear related accidents and incidents, work which has often featured in the media.

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Koyaanisqatsi

Koyaanisqatsi, also known as Koyaanisqatsi: Life Out of Balance, is a 1982 American experimental film directed by Godfrey Reggio with music composed by Philip Glass and cinematography by Ron Fricke.

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List of articles associated with nuclear issues in California

This is a list of Wikipedia articles that are relevant to the topic of nuclear power and nuclear weapons history in the US state of California.

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List of nuclear power stations

The following page lists all nuclear power stations that are larger than in current net capacity.

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List of nuclear reactors

This is a list of all the commercial nuclear reactors in the world, sorted by country, with operational status.

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List of power stations in California

This is a map of electricity-generating power stations in California, sorted by type and name.

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Mark Chamberlain (photographer)

Mark Phineas Chamberlain is an American photographic/environmental/installation artist, gallery owner and curator.

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Mothers for Peace

San Luis Obispo Mothers for Peace (SLOMFP) is a participant in the anti-nuclear movement in California which is depicted in the anti-nuclear documentary film Dark Circle during the early years of protest opposing the Diablo Canyon Power Plant (DCPP).

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Nucifer experiment

The Nucifer Experiment is a proposed test of equipment and methodologies for using neutrino detection (or, more specifically, antineutrino detection) for the monitoring of nuclear reactor activity and the assessment of the isotopic composition of reactor fuels for non-proliferation treaty compliance monitoring.

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Nuclear decommissioning

Nuclear decommissioning is the process whereby a nuclear facility is dismantled to the point that it no longer requires measures for radiation protection.

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Nuclear power debate

The nuclear power debate is a long-running controversy about the risks and benefits of using nuclear reactors to generate electricity for civilian purposes.

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Nuclear power in the United States

Nuclear power in the United States is provided by 99 commercial reactors with a net capacity of 100,350 megawatts (MW), 65 pressurized water reactors and 34 boiling water reactors.

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Nuclear reactor accidents in the United States

The United States Government Accountability Office reported more than 150 incidents from 2001 to 2006 of nuclear plants not performing within acceptable safety guidelines.

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Nuclear Regulatory Commission

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is an independent agency of the United States government tasked with protecting public health and safety related to nuclear energy.

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Nuclear renaissance

Since about 2001 the term nuclear renaissance has been used to refer to a possible nuclear power industry revival, driven by rising fossil fuel prices and new concerns about meeting greenhouse gas emission limits.

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Nuclear renaissance in the United States

Between 2007 and 2009, 13 companies applied to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission for construction and operating licenses to build 31 new nuclear power reactors in the United States.

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Path 26

Path 26 is a set of three Southern California Edison (SCE) 500 kV power lines, located primarily in Los Angeles County, and extending into Kern and Ventura counties, all in California.

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Roger Nichols (recording engineer)

Roger Scott Nichols (September 22, 1944 – April 9, 2011) was an American recording engineer, producer and inventor.

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San Diego Gas & Electric

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) provides natural gas and electricity to San Diego County and southern Orange County in southwestern California, United States.

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San Onofre

San Onofre or Santo Onofre may refer to.

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San Onofre State Beach

San Onofre State Beach is a state park located in San Diego County, California, USA.

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Slaughter alley

Slaughter Alley is an American colloquial name given for sections of highway known for high rates of fatal traffic accidents.

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Song (disambiguation)

A song is a musical composition for voice or voices.

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Southern California Edison

Southern California Edison (or SCE Corp), the largest subsidiary of Edison International, is the primary electricity supply company for much of Southern California, USA.

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Talega, San Clemente, California

Talega is the name of a tract housing project in the city of San Clemente in Orange County, California.

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The West Wing

The West Wing is an American serial political drama television series created by Aaron Sorkin that was originally broadcast on NBC from September 22, 1999, to May 14, 2006.

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Tomahawk Fire

The Tomahawk Fire was the second largest wildfire of the May 2014 San Diego County wildfires, behind the Pulgas Fire.

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World Business Academy

The World Business Academy, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, is a think tank that examines the role of business in resolving systemic problems facing society.

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2011 Southwest blackout

The 2011 Southwest blackout, sometimes referred to as the Great Blackout of 2011, was a widespread power outage that affected the San Diego–Tijuana area, southern Orange County, the Imperial Valley, Mexicali Valley, and Coachella Valley, and parts of Arizona.

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Redirects here:

SONGS, San Onofre Nuclear Plant, San Onofre nuclear power plant.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Onofre_Nuclear_Generating_Station

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