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EnergyNews – Radioactive leak at U.S. Nuclear Reactor – Reuters: No Evacuations Around Plant – 18 June 2013

enelogoNews-Herald, June 17, 2013: Perry Nuclear Power Plant shut down after coolant leak […] At about 10:30 p.m. Saturday, a reactor coolant leak was discovered on a recirculation flow control valve vent line, said FirstEnergy Corp. spokeswoman Jennifer Young. […] Steam appeared to be coming from a “weld location” […] While the coolant leaking was radioactive, no evacuations were necessary and the public was not in danger, Young said. […] Continue reading