Palisades Nuclear Power Plant back online

By: News Center 16 Staff Email
By: News Center 16 Staff Email

COVERT TOWNSHIP, Mich.-- Van Buren County's power plant is back online after an eight week shutdown.

Palisades Nuclear Power Plant was taken out of service on January 19 for refueling and maintenance.

Operators say it went back online around 6:45 a.m.

The shutdown allowed for replacement of 64 fuel assemblies in the reaction, as well as for maintenance, tests and inspections.


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