St. Lucie Nuclear Power Plant

Location:

Hutchinson Island, Florida
27.3486, -80.2464

Owner: 

NextEra Energy, Inc.

Population Within 10 Miles:

193,001

On-Site Dry Casks: 

Yes

NRC Contact Information: 

Reactors

St. Lucie Unit 1

Reactor Type: 

Pressurized Water Reactor

Operational Status:

Operating

Licensed to Operate:

3/1/1976 to 3/1/2036

St. Lucie Unit 2

Reactor Type: 

Pressurized Water Reactor

Operational Status:

Operating

Licensed to Operate:

6/10/1983 to 4/6/2043

Notes: 

09/18/2006: UCS documented the factors leading to the year-plus reactor outage that began in February 1983 in this case study for our Walking a Nuclear Tightrope report. Download the pdf >

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