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U.S. Nuclear Reactors

Reactor:
Callaway
Location:

Fulton, Missouri
Local population: 20,409 (10-mile radius)

Type:

Pressurized Water Reactor

Status:

Operating
Licensed to operate from 10/18/84-10/18/24

Owner:

AmerenUE

Safety Issues:

Groundwater Leaks Reported


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Related Links & Documents

11/04/2010   UCS detailed the segmented reactor shutdown that happened in October 2003. During a planned shut down to repair broken safety equipment, the operators allowed water temperature changes and neutron poison buildup to interrupt the nuclear chain reaction. For nearly 90 minutes, the reactor was vulnerable to unplanned, and undesired, restart. Download the pdf (1.54 MB)