Cooper Nuclear Station

Location:

Brownville, Nebraska
40.3619, -95.6411

Owner: 

Nebraska Public Power District

Population Within 10 Miles:

10,965

On-Site Dry Casks: 

Yes

NRC Contact Information: 

Reactors

Cooper

Reactor Type: 

Boiling Water Reactor

Operational Status:

Operating

Licensed to Operate:

1/18/1974 to 1/18/2034

Notes: 

07/13/2005: UCS complimented NRC Region IV via this letter for not falling for Cooper management's lame excuses why a 10-plus minute fire (which has to be reported to NRC) was actually a 9-minute fire followed immediately by another fire in the exact same place (which wasn't reported to the NRC). Download the pdf >

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