Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Junk Plant Perry's Supersonic Outage, Should They Be Bragging About This?  

I'll be watching them for now on.
Perry NPP Outage Shortest In 30 Years

FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company on Tuesday said its Perry Nuclear Power Plant in Perry, Ohio was returned to service at 11:42 a.m. today, following a March 5, 2017, shutdown for refueling and maintenance.

In putting the plant back into operations, technicians accomplished a new record for an outage. FirstEnergy announced that the 29-day outage was the shortest refueling outage in Perry's 30 years of operation, with the previous record being 34 days in 2001.

The 1,268-megawatt plant is currently operating at approximately 20 percent power. Power levels will vary over the next several days as the plant ramps up to full power, the company noted...

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