NRC Keeping an Eye on Water Levels along the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers

Victor Dricks Senior Public Affairs Officer, Region IV Heavy rains and subsequent flooding across America’s heartland are being carefully watched by the NRC and the operators of nuclear power plants located along the Missouri and Mississippi Rivers, although none of the plants are expected to be adversely affected. Flooding is one of the many natural … Continue reading “NRC Keeping an Eye on Water Levels along the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers”

River Levels on the Rise – The NRC At The Ready

Lara Uselding Public Affairs Officer Region IV   NEW UPDATE: Currently, river levels are at 1000 feet 6 inches with levels not expected to increase more than a few inches over the next 24 hours. OPPD is returning the plant to full power. NRC inspectors provided around the clock coverage through last weekend and the agency will … Continue reading “River Levels on the Rise – The NRC At The Ready”