NEI's Peterson discusses politics surrounding NRC confirmation, San Onofre closure

Was Southern California Edison’s recent decision to close its San Onofre generating station a responsible move by the utility? During today's OnPoint, Scott Peterson, senior vice president for communications at the Nuclear Energy Institute, discusses the fallout from SCE's decision and its impact on the industry more broadly. He also weighs in on the Senate's progress to confirm Allison Macfarlane as chairwoman of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.