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Emergency preparedness exercise scheduled for the North Anna Power Station
FEMA is conducting an Emergency Preparedness exercise at the North Anna Power Station this week, to test the ability of Virginia authorities to respond to an emergency at the nuclear plant.
FEMA will send its evaluation to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission in 90 days, and the results will be available to the public in approximately 120 days.
FEMA will present preliminary findings of the exercise in a public meeting at 11:00 a.m. on July 13, 2012 at the Richmond Marriott West, 4240 Dominion Boulevard, Glen Allen, VA 23060. Scheduled speakers include representatives from FEMA, NRC, and the Commonwealth of Virginia.