Welcome to Balch & Bingham LLP’s Nuclear Update. The Nuclear Update provides summaries of events and issuances relevant to new nuclear plant development, regulation of operating nuclear power plants, and related topics of interest. Members of the Balch nuclear practice group post notable items such as proposed and final rules, new and amended guidance, and orders and policy statements issued by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) with a particular focus on issuances related to licensing, construction, and nuclear waste management.