Friday, September 16, 2011

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 78, Escapes Smoky Plane by Sliding Down Exit Chute - News - ABA Journal

"Although she is the U.S. Supreme Court's oldest member, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg still keeps up an active travel schedule.

It was unusually active today, however, because Ginsburg, 78, had to exit a smoky plane at Dulles International Airport by sliding down an emergency exit chute, along with other passengers, reports the Associated Press.

Ginsburg wasn't injured. But a couple of other passengers were, apparently none of them seriously."

[This post has nothing to do with utilities, but I just could not pass it up]

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

SCANA chief says nuclear plant safe - Business -

Jeff Wilkinson
"Marsh said a 90-day assessment conducted by the industry has shown that existing and planned reactors in the United States are safe from a Fukushima-like disaster and V.C. Summer in particular is designed beyond the specifications of the largest earthquakes experienced or expected in the area.

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