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Pressurized Water Reactor
Licensed to operate from 07/02/76-01/29/36
Fire Protection Problems, Flooding Hazard, Groundwater Leaks Reported, Heightened NRC Attention
04/12/2005 UCS petitioned the NRC to sanction FirstEnergy because their license renewal application was incomplete and inaccurate, violating federal regulations. Download the pdf
05/30/1991 Fission Stories #76 explained how a worker stepping on a piece of wood triggered a sequence of events that led to many gallons of water draining from the spent fuel pool.
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