ABSTRACT

NRC Monitoring Approach of Hurricane Katrina; Waterford Shuts Down   [open pdf - 450KB]

"The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Sunday dispatched additional personnel to three nuclear power plants in Louisiana and Mississippi in response to the expected landfall Monday of Hurricane Katrina. One plant near New Orleans - Waterford - informed the NRC it shut down to ensure that all safety precautions are in place ahead of the storm. The NRC is monitoring the hurricane from operations centers in Arlington, Texas, and its Rockville, Md., headquarters."

Report Number:
No. 05-118
Publisher:
Date:
2005-08-28
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Nuclear Regulatory Commission: http://www.nrc.gov/
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pdf
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