Category Archives: Crystal River

Problems with insurance company may force permanent closure of Crystal River nuke

The Tampa Bay Times reported today: Progress Energy already plans to stick its customers with a $670 million bill for the botched upgrade to the Crystal River nuclear plant. Now those customers have reason to fear that Progress will try … Continue reading

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Third crack at Crystal River leads to call for tearing down and replacing containment building

The St. Petersburg Times reported yesterday:   On July 26, monitors detected something amiss in the already crippled building that shields the reactor at Progress Energy’s nuclear plant. The pile of shattered concrete outside meant the utility faced a new … Continue reading

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