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Watts Bar Nuclear Unit Shuts Down Due to Fire

Watts Bar Nuclear Power Station, located in Spring City, Tennessee (SERC), had an unplanned outage on the Unit 02 reactor due to a transformer fire…

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Fri Sep 02 2016

Watts Bar Nuclear Unit Shuts Down Due to Fire

Watts Bar Nuclear Power Station, located in Spring City, Tennessee (SERC), had an unplanned outage on the Unit 02 reactor due to a transformer fire late Monday night. The power station is owned by Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) (Knoxville, Tennessee). The new Unit 02 was in the process of power ascensions testing when the fire occurred and triggered TVA officials »