Emergency declared at New Jersey nuclear plant

30 04 2012

Multiple fire alarms sound after reactor shuts down — Tests were occurring on emergency cooling system — Cause remains under investigation

http://enenews.com/emergency-declared-at-new-jersey-nuclear-plant-multiple-fire-alarms-sound-after-reactor-goes-into-shut-down-tests-were-occurring-on-emergency-cooling-system-cause-remains-under-investigation

Google News blocking 9 of 14 news stories on it (so far)! – F.C.





Nuke Emergency at Salem unit 2, New Jersey (USA)

15 07 2011

“Emergency declared” at New Jersey nuke plant after reactor coolant leak — “Leakage outside containment”

article:

http://enenews.com/emergency-declared-new-jersey-nuke-plant-after-reactor-coolant-leak-leakage-containment 
Note: lots more useful info in the comments on this page





NJ Salem 2 Nuclear reactor cooling pump fail forces closure

28 06 2011

Salem 2 nuclear plant is under “hot-shutdown” mode and under investigation after a cooling pump failure caused it to close Monday according to Associated Press. It is one of three nuclear facilities supplying power to 3 million homes.

“Spokesman Jo Delmar tells Today’s Sunbeam of Salem that the Salem 2 reactor went offline automatically at 6 p.m.  . . . (more)

http://www.examiner.com/human-rights-in-national/nj-salem-2-nuclear-reactor-cooling-pump-fail-forces-closure

UPDATE, July 3

NRC extends Salem licence til 2040 [!!!]