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U.S. Nuclear Reactors

Reactor:
Maine Yankee
Location:

Wiscasset, Maine
Local population: (10-mile radius)

Type:

Pressurized Water Reactor

Status:

Shutdown
Licensed to operate from 06/29/73-12/06/96

Owner:

Maine Yankee Atomic Power Company

Safety Issues:

Year Plus Outages


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Related Links & Documents

09/18/2006   UCS documented the factors leading to the year-plus reactor outage that began in January 1995 to resolve steam generator tube integrity problems in this case study for our Walking a Nuclear Tightrope report.  See details | Download the pdf (1.5 kb)