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Update: Jellyfish swarm at Florida nuke also killed fish

The Palm Beach Post reported today: A massive influx of jellyfish shut down the St. Lucie nuclear power plant in late August, but it is only now that nuclear regulators, wildlife officials and marine researchers are learning that the event … Continue reading

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Update on Minnesota reactor shutdown

Late Saturday, there was an automatic reactor shutdown at the Monticello nuclear power plant in Minnesota, with an accompanying report of high temperatures in the discharge canal. A supplemental Event Report to the NRC this morning says that the temperature … Continue reading

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Weekend event reports

A number of incidents were reported to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission this morning:  1. Saturday morning, an Xcel Power environmental specialist reported approximately 100 dead fish downstream from the Monticello nuclear plant in Minnesota. Atypically, the fish were killed by a sudden discharge of … Continue reading

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