NRC responds to electrical fire at Davis-Besse nuclear power plant in Ohio


  • NRC responds to electrical fire at Davis-Besse nuclear power plant in Ohio

    Source: U.S. Nuclear regulatory Commission

    Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station southeast of Toledo, OhioNuclear Regulatory Commission inspectors responded this morning to a brief electrical fire-related Alert at the Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station southeast of Toledo, Ohio.

    The alert was declared at 2:22 a.m. EST due to a small fire on an electrical breaker caused by a water leak from an overhead valve. The fire was put out within minutes. The Alert was terminated at 4:43 a.m.

    webmasters comment:

    Water leak.... allegedly "Small fire burns itself out" ... also see previous post about the same nuclear power plant Ohio: Scientists Sound Alarm on Nuclear Plant, that is obviously in very poor condition and  into wich they are about to place a new reactor head.



    Source: pennenergy.com