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Daily Report, 10/3/22

Brought to you by geoharvey, where there is general news on energy and global warming.

Current status of U.S. nuclear power plants: 

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s Current Power Reactor Status Report was posted on October 3. The last recorded status is as follows:

  • 11 US nuclear reactors are at reduced capacity.
  • 11 of the 93 US nuclear reactors listed on the NRC’s daily report are not operating. Non-operating reactors are listed in our US Reactor Status table.

Event Reports from Reactors:

St. Lucie reported a safety system inoperability.

Preliminary Notifications relating to reactors:

No new Preliminary Notifications

NRC News releases: 

No new NRC News or Speeches

Daily Report, 10/1/22

Brought to you by geoharvey, where there is general news on energy and global warming.

Current status of U.S. nuclear power plants: 

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s Current Power Reactor Status Report was posted on September 30. The last recorded status is as follows:

  • 11 US nuclear reactors are at reduced capacity.
  • 8 of the 93 US nuclear reactors listed on the NRC’s daily report are not operating. Non-operating reactors are listed in our US Reactor Status table.

Event Reports from Reactors:

No new Event Reports from Reactors

Preliminary Notifications relating to reactors:

No new Preliminary Notifications

NRC News releases: 

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has staffed its Incident Response Center in the Region II office in Atlanta, to monitor the nuclear power plants near the path of Hurricane Ian.

Daily Report, 9/30/22

Brought to you by geoharvey, where there is general news on energy and global warming.

Current status of U.S. nuclear power plants: 

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s Current Power Reactor Status Report was posted on September 30. The last recorded status is as follows:

  • 11 US nuclear reactors are at reduced capacity.
  • 8 of the 93 US nuclear reactors listed on the NRC’s daily report are not operating. Non-operating reactors are listed in our US Reactor Status table.

Event Reports from Reactors:

San Onofre gave offsite notification of a pollutant discharge (oily waste).

Preliminary Notifications relating to reactors:

No new Preliminary Notifications

NRC News releases: 

Nuclear Regulatory Commission staff is seeking the public’s views regarding the agency’s draft Environmental Impact Statement on Kairos Power’s application for a permit to build a test version of the company’s advanced reactor design, called “Hermes,” in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. The NRC is interested in comments on the statement’s draft conclusions regarding the environmental impacts of the proposed action.

Daily Report, 9/29/22

Brought to you by geoharvey, where there is general news on energy and global warming.

Current status of U.S. nuclear power plants: 

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s Current Power Reactor Status Report was posted on September 29. The last recorded status is as follows:

  • 9 US nuclear reactors are at reduced capacity.
  • 9 of the 93 US nuclear reactors listed on the NRC’s daily report are not operating. Non-operating reactors are listed in our US Reactor Status table.

Event Reports from Reactors:

No new Event Reports from Reactors

Preliminary Notifications relating to reactors:

No new Preliminary Notifications

NRC News releases: 

No new NRC News or Speeches

Daily Report, 9/28/22

Brought to you by geoharvey, where there is general news on energy and global warming.

Current status of U.S. nuclear power plants: 

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s Current Power Reactor Status Report was posted on September 28. The last recorded status is as follows:

  • 11 US nuclear reactors are at reduced capacity.
  • 7 of the 93 US nuclear reactors listed on the NRC’s daily report are not operating. Non-operating reactors are listed in our US Reactor Status table.

Event Reports from Reactors:

No new Event Reports from Reactors

Preliminary Notifications relating to reactors:

No new Preliminary Notifications

NRC News releases: 

No new NRC News or Speeches

Daily Report, 9/27/22

Brought to you by geoharvey, where there is general news on energy and global warming.

Current status of U.S. nuclear power plants: 

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s Current Power Reactor Status Report was posted on September 27. The last recorded status is as follows:

  • 8 US nuclear reactors are at reduced capacity.
  • 7 of the 93 US nuclear reactors listed on the NRC’s daily report are not operating. Non-operating reactors are listed in our US Reactor Status table.

Event Reports from Reactors:

FitzPatrick reported an automatic reactor scram.

LaSalle reported a manual reactor trip due to a reported fire on isophase bus duct.

Palo Verde issued a fitness-for-duty report. 

Saint Lucie reported a safety system inoperability.

Preliminary Notifications relating to reactors:

No new Preliminary Notifications

NRC News releases: 

No new NRC News or Speeches

Daily Report, 9/26/22

Brought to you by geoharvey, where there is general news on energy and global warming.

Current status of U.S. nuclear power plants: 

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s Current Power Reactor Status Report was posted on September 26. The last recorded status is as follows:

  • 10 US nuclear reactors are at reduced capacity.
  • 7 of the 93 US nuclear reactors listed on the NRC’s daily report are not operating. Non-operating reactors are listed in our US Reactor Status table.

Event Reports from Reactors:

No new Event Reports from Reactors

Preliminary Notifications relating to reactors:

No new Preliminary Notifications

NRC News releases: 

No new NRC News or Speeches

Daily Report, 9/24/22

Brought to you by geoharvey, where there is general news on energy and global warming.

Current status of U.S. nuclear power plants: 

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s Current Power Reactor Status Report was posted on September 23. The last recorded status is as follows:

  • 9 US nuclear reactors are at reduced capacity.
  • 4 of the 93 US nuclear reactors listed on the NRC’s daily report are not operating. Non-operating reactors are listed in our US Reactor Status table.

Event Reports from Reactors:

No new Event Reports from Reactors

Preliminary Notifications relating to reactors:

No new Preliminary Notifications

NRC News releases: 

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has proposed a $96,000 civil penalty to the U.S. Air Force for 14 violations of NRC requirements associated with their use of radioactive materials.

Daily Report, 9/23/22

Brought to you by geoharvey, where there is general news on energy and global warming.

Current status of U.S. nuclear power plants: 

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s Current Power Reactor Status Report was posted on September 23. The last recorded status is as follows:

  • 9 US nuclear reactors are at reduced capacity.
  • 4 of the 93 US nuclear reactors listed on the NRC’s daily report are not operating. Non-operating reactors are listed in our US Reactor Status table.

Event Reports from Reactors:

No new Event Reports from Reactors

Preliminary Notifications relating to reactors:

No new Preliminary Notifications

NRC News releases: 

No new NRC News or Speeches

Daily Report, 9/22/22

Brought to you by geoharvey, where there is general news on energy and global warming.

Current status of U.S. nuclear power plants: 

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s Current Power Reactor Status Report was posted on September 22. The last recorded status is as follows:

  • 11 US nuclear reactors are at reduced capacity.
  • 4 of the 93 US nuclear reactors listed on the NRC’s daily report are not operating. Non-operating reactors are listed in our US Reactor Status table.

Event Reports from Reactors:

No new Event Reports from Reactors

Preliminary Notifications relating to reactors:

No new Preliminary Notifications

NRC News releases: 

No new NRC News or Speeches