A Westinghouse project in Waynesboro, Ga., remains unfinished, its future in doubt after the bankruptcy filing.

An Object Lesson in Nuclear Power


Westinghouse Electric has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The bankruptcy filing may signal the death of the nuclear power industry in the United States. Westinghouse Electric – a subsidiary of Japan’s Toshiba Corporation since 2005 – has four large nuclear power reactors under construction in the southeast United States. The plants, located in Georgia and South…