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New Jersey nuclear reactor shut down due to extreme cold weather

It’s so cold, even a nuclear reactor in N.J. can’t do its job,By Chris Franklin | For NJ.com

PSEG spokesman Joseph Delmar Sr. says the utility company’s Salem Unit 2 reactor was manually taken offline by control room operators early Thursday morning at 3:01 a.m. due to frazil icing conditions at the circulating water intake structure on the non-nuclear side of the power plant. ………Chris Franklin can be reached at cfranklin@njadvancemedia.com. Follow him on Twitter @cfranklinnews or on Facebook. Have a tip? Tell us. nj.com/tipshttps://www.nj.com/salem/2019/02/its-so-cold-even-a-nuclear-reactor-in-nj-cant-do-its-job.html

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February 2, 2019 - Posted by | climate change, USA

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