The Omaha Public Power District says the Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant, idle since April 2011, is now ready to restart, but federal regulators will make the final decision.No point in looking in the rear view mirror---the safety violations, fire, and flooding are behind it now.
OPPD submitted a 139-page report to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission this week making the case that the Fort Calhoun plant is ready. An NRC spokeswoman said regulators are still reviewing the latest repairs.
Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant ready to restart
Good news, Omaha: the Fort Calhoun nuclear power station says it is ready to restart and operate safely.