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San Onofre Community Engagement Panel to Discuss Used Fuel Transportation


The San Onofre Community
Engagement Panel
will discuss transportation of used nuclear fuel
and preparations to decommission the San Onofre nuclear plant Thursday
during its quarterly meeting in Oceanside.

Gary Lanthrum, a former director of the National Transportation Program
for Yucca Mountain, will present an overview of current practices for
transporting used nuclear fuel in the U.S. Tom Palmisano, vice president
and chief nuclear officer for Southern California Edison, will provide
an update on preparations to decommission the plant.

The regular quarterly meeting will be from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the QLN
Conference Center, 1938 Avenida del Oro. Staffed information booths will
be open from 4:30-5:30 p.m. There will be a public comment period and
the meeting will be livestreamed via

SCE, majority owner of the San Onofre nuclear plant, announced in June
2013 that it had retired
San Onofre Units 2 and 3
and had begun the process to decommission
the facility. SCE has established core principles of safety, stewardship
and engagement to guide decommissioning.

For more information about San Onofre, visit

About Southern California Edison

An Edison International (NYSE:EIX) company, Southern California Edison
is one of the nation's largest electric utilities, serving a population
of approximately 15 million via 5 million customer accounts in a
50,000-square-mile service area within Central, Coastal and Southern

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