Sequoyah Nuclear Power Plant

Location:

Soddy-Daisy, Tennessee
35.2233, -85.0878

Owner: 

Tennessee Valley Authority

Population Within 10 Miles:

101,914

On-Site Dry Casks: 

Yes

NRC Contact Information: 

Reactors

Sequoyah Unit 1

Reactor Type: 

Pressurized Water Reactor

Operational Status:

Operating

Licensed to Operate:

9/17/1980 to 9/17/2020

Sequoyah Unit 2

Reactor Type: 

Pressurized Water Reactor

Operational Status:

Operating

Licensed to Operate:

9/15/1981 to 9/15/2021

Notes: 

09/18/2006: UCS documented the factors leading to the year-plus reactor outage that began in August 1985 in this case study for our Walking a Nuclear Tightrope report. Download the pdf >

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