An anonymous reader writes: For the first time in 30 years, a U.S. utility company has formally applied for a license to build and operate new nuclear power plants. Princeton, N.J.-based NRG Energy is seeking to add two new reactors to an existing facility in Bay City, Texas. The company is hoping to have both units online between 2014 and 2015.
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