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Event Report: Florida nuke shut down after problem with control rods

Late Sunday night, Unit 1 at the St. Lucie nuclear power plant had to be manually shut down after technicians noticed “anomalous behavior” after a Control Element Assembly continued to insert control rods with no instructions to do so. The … Continue reading

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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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