U.S. Nuclear Reactors
San Onofre Unit 2
San Clemente, California
Local population: 105,010 (10-mile radius)
Pressurized Water Reactor
Licensed to operate from 09/07/82-02/16/22
Southern California Edison Company
Year Plus Outages, Near Misses, Groundwater Leaks Reported, Fire Protection Problems
Related Links & Documents
11/13/2012 Fission Stories #118 addressed the flawed computer studies that contributed to the steam generator tube degradation problems and which may still impair remediation efforts.
05/15/2012 Fission Stories #92 covered the site topping the list of safety allegations received by the NRC from plant workers in 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2012.
05/03/2006 UCS commended Southern California Edison for responding to a recent safety culture survey reporting very good results as an opportunity for improvement rather than as evidence for no further attention required.
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