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Stories with subject: Seismology
  • Nuclear crossroad: California reactors face uncertain future story has photos
    Updated: Nov-28-15 6:37 pm

    LOS ANGELES - Six years ago, the company that owns California's last operating nuclear power plant announced it would seek an extended lifespan for its aging reactors. Pacific Gas and Electric Co. envisioned Diablo Canyon as a linchpin in the state's green energy future, with its low-carbon electricity illuminating homes to nearly midcentury.

  • Expert says Oklahoma earthquakes easing over last 3 months 
    Updated: Oct-30-15 6:00 pm

    OKLAHOMA CITY - While the overall number of earthquakes skyrockets in Oklahoma, the new director of the state Geological Survey says there has been a modest decline over the last three months.