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TVA's Skaggs updates Watts Bar 2 progress, final licensing timeline

Once completed, the Tennessee Valley Authority's Watts Bar 2 nuclear site will be the country's first to be built this century. Does Watts Bar 2 pave the way for an uptick in nuclear power generation in the United States? During today's OnPoint, Mike Skaggs, senior vice president for the Tennessee Valley Authority's Watts Bar 1 and 2 nuclear sites, discusses the latest progress toward completion of the site and the challenges to safeguarding the site from natural disasters post-Fukushima.