Maine Yankee Nuclear Power Plant

Location:

Wiscasset, Maine
43.9506, -69.6961

Owner: 

Maine Yankee Atomic Power Company

On-Site Dry Casks: 

Yes

Reactors

Maine Yankee

Reactor Type: 

Pressurized Water Reactor

Operational Status:

Shut Down

Licensed to Operate:

6/29/1973 to 12/6/1996

Notes: 

09/18/2006: UCS documented the factors leading to the year-plus reactor outage that began in January 1995 to resolve steam generator tube integrity problems in this case study for our Walking a Nuclear Tightrope report. Download the pdf >

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