Fort Calhoun Nuclear Generating Station

Location:

Fort Calhoun, Nebraska
41.5208, -96.0767

Owner: 

Omaha Public Power District

Population Within 10 Miles:

25,644

On-Site Dry Casks: 

Yes

NRC Contact Information: 

Reactors

Fort Calhoun Unit 1

Reactor Type: 

Pressurized Water Reactor

Operational Status:

Operating

Licensed to Operate:

8/9/1973 to 8/9/2033

Notes: 

02/17/2010: Pumps in an emergency water makeup system failed repeatedly over several years. The plant owner never identified the true cause of the failures, and therefore did not take the right steps to prevent their occurrence.

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