Millstone Nuclear Power Plant
A malfunctioning relay has been identified as the cause of a weekend power outage at Connecticut’s nuclear plant, which supplies half of all power in the state and 12 percent throughout New England, a spokesman said Tuesday.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A congressional study indicates that the Connecticut’s only nuclear plant had 173 lower-level safety violations between 2000 and the end of 2012. The report by the Government Accountability Office also shows […]
WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Emergency preparedness officials are preparing to distribute more than 1 million potassium iodide tablets in the 10-mile emergency planning zone around the Millstone Power Station. The pills reduce the likelihood of […]
WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The unit shut down by a malfunction at Connecticut’s nuclear power plant is generating electricity again, a spokesman said Thursday. Millstone Power Station and regulators said Unit 3 shut off automatically […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s nuclear plant has asked federal regulators for permission to use warmer water after being forced to shut last summer because the water of the Long Island Sound got too hot. […]
Connecticut regulators appear poised to approve a seven-fold expansion of on-site nuclear waste storage at the Millstone nuclear power complex in Waterford.
Residents who live near the Millstone Nuclear Power Station will get a chance to air their concerns about safety during a public forum.