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Event Reports: Leaking coolant in New York and other little disasters‏

Here’s the Monday morning wrapup, compiled from reports submitted to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission: 1. On Friday morning, control room personnel at the Nine Mile Point nuclear power plant in New York “received alert alarms for containment monitoring particulate channels … Continue reading

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NRC Event Reports — Friday, April 22

The Salem nuclear plant in New Jersey was forced to scram the Unit 1 reactor after one of its circulating water pumps became fouled by grass in the intake. When this pump shut down, it resulted in another operating pump … Continue reading

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