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U.S. Nuclear Reactors

Reactor:
Haddam Neck
Location:

Haddam Neck, Connecticut
Local population: (10-mile radius)

Type:

Pressurized Water Reactor

Status:

Shutdown
Licensed to operate from 12/27/74-12/05/96

Owner:

Connecticut Yankee Atomic Power Company

Safety Issues:

Groundwater Leaks Reported


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Related Links & Documents

08/07/1997   Fission Stories #85 explained how someone taking a picture inside the control room inadvertently caused the fire suppression system to be actuated and the control room temporarily abandoned.

08/21/1984   Fission Stories #63 how a design glitch allowed 200,000 gallons of water to drain from the reactor cavity into the containment during a refueling outage.