Millstone Power Station

Millstone (Courtesy Dominion Resources)

One Of Two Millstone Reactors Back Online

WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut’s only nuclear plant says one of its two reactors is back online after operations were halted by a weekend power outage. Millstone Power Station spokesman Ken Holt says Unit 2 […]

05/28/2014

Millstone (Courtesy Dominion Resources)

Millstone Says Faulty Relay Cause of Power Loss

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.

05/27/2014

Millstone (Courtesy Dominion Resources)

Potassium Iodide Pills For Those Near Millstone

Emergency management officials plan to distribute more than 1 million potassium iodide tablets to residents in the 10-mile emergency planning zone around the Millstone Power Station.

09/10/2013

Millstone Nuclear Power Station.  (Image courtesy of Dominion.)

Thyroid Pills Headed To Residents Near Waterford Power Plant

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 […]

09/10/2013

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Murphy Calls for Action on Nuke Waste

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy is asking Senate leaders to solve the longstanding problem of where to dispose of nuclear waste. Connecticut’s junior senator wrote to Democratic and Republican members of the […]

05/20/2013

Millstone (Courtesy Dominion Resources)

New Waste Storage at Nuclear Plant?

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) _ The Connecticut Siting Council is set to decide on a request by Millstone nuclear plant to significantly expand nuclear waste storage capacity. Millstone Power Station’s owner Dominion Resources Inc. is […]

05/02/2013

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