nuclear power

"COVERT TOWNSHIP, MI -- The Nuclear Regulatory Commission will hold an open house and public meeting Thursday to discuss the annual safety performance of Palisades Nuclear Power Plant. The open house is scheduled for 5 to 6 p.m. Thursday, April 9, at the Beach Haven Event Center, 10420 M-140 in South Haven." (MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette)

The agency says the problem did not put any workers at the nuclear plant near South Haven in jeopardy.

Unit One is now licensed to operate until 2034

Entergy, which owns the nuclear power plant, says it's taking steps to prevent similar problems in the future.

Plant officials say the outage will be "brief" but haven't said when it will return to service.