Final After Action Report: Vogtle Electric Generating Plant [May 15, 2018]   [open pdf - 14MB]

From the Executive Summary: "On May 15, 2018, the United States Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency Region IV Radiological Emergency Preparedness Program staff evaluated a plume-exposure-pathway exercise in the 10-mile emergency planning zone for the Vogtle Electric Generating Plant. The Vogtle Electric Generating Plant is operated by the Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Southern Company's nuclear energy operating company. The plant is located in east central Georgia on the Savannah River, approximately twelve miles east of Waynesboro, Georgia. The 10-mile emergency planning zone encompasses portions of Burke County, Georgia; and portions of Aiken, Allendale, and Barnwell counties in South Carolina. A portion of the Department of Energy's Savannah River Site is also in the 10-mile emergency planning zone. Officials and representatives from participating agencies and organizations demonstrated knowledge of their emergency response plans and procedures and successfully implemented them during the exercise. The evaluation of out of sequence reception center and congregate care activities conducted in Aiken County on April 25 are included in this report. All jurisdictions met their exercise objectives and successfully demonstrated the corresponding core capabilities identified in Section 2.2 of this report. The Federal Emergency Management Agency evaluation team did not identify any level 1 or level 2 findings during this exercise."

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Plume Exposure Pathway Exercise. Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Burke County, GA. Aiken, Allendale and Barnwell Counties, SC. May 15, 2018
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