Leva is chairman, president, and CEO of Parsippany, NJ-based General Public Utilities
, a $3.65 billion public utilities holding company.
illegally approved a General Public Utilities
(G.P.U.) plan to release accident-generated radioactive gases directly into the environment.
But most important for the Parsippany, N.J.-based General Public Utilities
(GPU) Corp., owner of the plant, TMI-1 may be back in the utility's rate-paying base within three weeks.
General Public Utilities
' reputation was tarnished in 1979 by problems with its Three Mile Island nuclear facility.
Some 2,500 area residents are suing Three Mile Island's co-owner, General Public Utilities
, and the designers and manufacturers of the plant, mostly for radiation-related effects ranging from cancer and leukemia to infant deaths, malformations and sterility.
Control room operators at Three Mile Island (Pa.) Unit 2 discarded the results of more than half the safety tests they conducted in the year before the reactor's 1979 accident, and in some instances falsified them, according to a report issued last week by the plant's owner, General Public Utilities
It wasa busy week of ups and downs for those engaged in the dabate over whether the Harrisburg, Pa.-based General Public Utilities
(GPU) Nuclear Corp.
The chief doubts center on whether General Public Utilities