Examining Safety at Palisades

6:07 am
Mon August 25, 2014

Examining Safety at Palisades

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NRC says plant near South Haven operated safely in 2013, and the first half of this year, but problems have not gone away
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
COVERT TOWNSHIP, MI - Palisades Nuclear Plant experienced a "year of recovery" in 2013, after two problematic years that saw multiple unplanned shutdowns and the plant temporarily reclassified as among the four worst-performing reactors in the country. That's according to Cynthia Pederson, the NRC administrator for Region III, which oversees Palisades.