NRC Plant Rating Methodology September 10, 2013By Rich Heidorn Jr.The NRC's plant rating methodology is based on data submitted quarterly by plant operators (“performance indicators”) and inspections by resident inspectors and regional staff. Tell us who you are,get 2 free articles each month. What do you want to know?Want a free trial instead? Click here.Already convinced? View pricing and plans.Already a subscriber? Log in here. Additional news on this topic:Nine PJM Nukes Lag in Mid-Year GradesThe Nuclear Regulatory Commission Friday cited nine PJM plants for additional scrutiny in its mid-year gradings of the nation’s nuclear fleet.NRC Inspector Due at Indian Point ThursdayA special NRC inspector is expected to arrive at the Indian Point nuclear plant Thursday to begin an inquiry into why elevated levels of tritium were found in the groundwater under the plant.Federal BriefsNews briefs on the federal agencies that impact those doing business in PJM's footprint. This week, we highlight the Department of Energy and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.