In this episode, we discuss...

  • Larry’s background in the Navy and personal journey in the nuclear space

  • Differences between reactors on Navy submarines versus private sector

  • Thermal fatigue monitoring program use in determining maximum cycles

  • Different roles and responsibilities across plant operations

  • The role of quality assurance within a nuclear plant and the responsibilities entailed

  • Differences in QA between nuclear and other energy fields

  • Safety features implemented at CCNP

  • Emergency preparedness levels, procedures, and simulations

  • Environmental stewardship and the benefits of nuclear to climate

  • A deep dive into inspections and licensing for nuclear plants

Larry Smith

Manager, Regulatory Assurance, Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Plant

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