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Free Potassium Iodine Tablets To Be Handed Out To Residents, Workers Within 10 Miles Of Del. Nuclear Plant

The new KI tablets will replace previous tablets handed out in the area that expire beginning in September 2014.

07/25/2014

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Pump Problem Leads To Salem 1 Nuke Plant Shutdown

Workers have manually shut down the Salem 1 nuclear power plant in southern New Jersey after they saw lower steam generator water levels.

04/09/2014

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NJ Nuclear Plant Taken Offline For Maintenance Work

The Oyster Creek plant in Lacey Township was shut down at 3:37 a.m. Saturday so crews could look into and make repairs to a system that controls its turbine valves. The work cannot be performed while the plant is generating electricity.

12/14/2013

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Nuclear Plant Safety Report Shows Varying Results For Pa.

The Limerick plant near Philadelphia had four high-level and 110 low-level violations from 2000 to 2012,

10/15/2013

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Officials Say No Emergency At Pa. Nuclear Plant After Sirens Sound

The sirens went off Tuesday morning at the Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station on the Susquehanna River.

10/01/2013

Three Mile Island To Conduct Siren Test In Pa. Thursday Afternoon

The Three Mile Island nuclear plant in central Pennsylvania will be conducting separate tests of its emergency systems.

06/26/2013

Inspectors Dispatched To Susquehanna Nuclear Plant After 3 Unexpected Shutdowns

Federal regulators began examining a nuclear plant in northeastern Pennsylvania on Monday following three unexpected shutdowns, but the facility’s operator said it is safe and stable.

01/14/2013

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Oyster Creek Nuclear Plant In NJ On Alert Due To Water Levels

Oyster Creek in Lacey Township, N.J., was already offline for regular maintenance before Sandy, a superstorm downgraded Monday night from a hurricane, slammed the East Coast.

10/29/2012

Limerick Nuclear Reactor Operator Removed From Duty After Failing Urine Test

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission says a reactor operator at a suburban Philadelphia nuclear power plant has been removed from duty after being found under the influence of alcohol.

09/26/2012

TMI Nuclear Power Plant Automatically Shuts Down

For the second time in two months, the Three Mile Island nuclear power plant has had an automatic shutdown.

09/20/2012

Limerick Nuclear Plant Shutdown After Electrical Issue

The plant experienced the malfunction, which led to a shutdown of the reactor, around 8:15 a.m. on Wednesday.

07/18/2012

One Pottstown Nuclear Reactor Shut Down After Electrical Malfunction

Officials say an electrical malfunction on the non-nuclear side of a suburban Philadelphia power plant has forced one of the two reactors to be shut down.

04/19/2012

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South Jersey Nuclear Plant Resumes Normal Operations After Maintenance

Normal operations have resumed at a southern New Jersey nuclear plant that was taken offline late last month for refueling and maintenance work.

11/24/2011

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NJ Nuclear Plant Taken Offline Due To Water Leak

The Salem 2 nuclear plant in southern New Jersey has been taken offline after a leak of low-level radioactive water developed during routine testing of an emergency cooling system.

07/15/2011

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Ocean County Nuclear Plant Makes Plans To Shut Down

One of New Jersey’s nuclear plants will be shutting down for good 10 years ahead of schedule, but not for awhile.

12/12/2010

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