Ft. Calhoun nuke plant now running on emergency generators as workers try to restore electricity — Power supply cut after water surrounded main electrical transformers

Sunday, June 26, 2011
By Paul Martin

June 26th, 2011

Flood berm collapses at Nebraska nuclear plant, Associated Press, June 26, 2011:

[…] The berm’s collapse didn’t affect the reactor shutdown cooling or the spent fuel pool cooling, but the power supply was cut after water surrounded the main electrical transformers, the NRC said. Emergency generators powered the [Ft. Calhoun] plant Sunday while workers tried to restore power. […]

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