Saturday, 27 August 2011

Nuclear Reactors on East Coast Brace for Hurricane Irene’s Wrath

Bloomberg
Aug 26, 2011 12:06 PM GMT+1200


More than a dozen nuclear reactors along the U.S. East Coast are being prepared for potential loss of power and damage from high winds and storm surges as Hurricane Irene bears down on the region.

Nuclear plants in Irene’s path continued to operate as workers secured loose equipment, checked diesel fuel supplies for backup generators and stowed cots and food for workers who may be stranded during the storm.

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