Missouri Nuclear Plant RADIATION LEAK causes shut down

St. Louis, MO: Earlier today, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) issued an event notice for the unplanned shutdown of the Callaway 1 nuclear reactor, which is owned and operated by Ameren Missouri. The NRC notes that radiation is above normal in the containment building.

Today is the third time the Callaway 1 nuclear reactor has undergone an unplanned shutdown within the last two years; on July 26, 2013 there was a fire near a turbine and on December 23, 2014 the turbine tripped. The Callaway 1 nuclear reactor also leaked radioactive Tritium and Colbalt-60 above the Environmental Protection Agency’s drinking water guidelines within the last year.


Read more at http://investmentwatchblog.com/missouri-nuclear-plant-radiation-leak-causes-shut-down/#jQxZxF80YiLDWO6B.99

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