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Event Reports: Reactor glitches in Pennsylvania and Illinois

A couple of items from today’s NRC Event Notification page: 1. Late last night, operators at the Limerick nuclear power plant in Pennsylvania manually scrammed the Unit 1 reactor following failure of the unit’s Electro Hydraulic Control system. The EHC … Continue reading

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Vital safety system inoperable in aging Pennsylvania reactor

Last Tuesday afternoon, the High Pressure Coolant Injection system at the Unit 2 reactor at the Peach Bottom nuclear plant in Pennsylvania was declared inoperable. The problem was discovered during routine testing. The Unit 2 reactor is┬áthe General Electric Mark … Continue reading

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