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Emergency shutdown at Russia's Kursk nuclear plant

26.05.2013 12:01

The first turbine generator of Russia's Kursk Nuclear Power Plant, about 500 km south of Moscow, has been brought to a halt due to an emergency protection system alarm. The system reacted to a short-circuit in the stator, preliminary reports said.

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Anonymous user 22.06.2013 11:47

21.5-square meter cooling pond? My back yard swimming pool?

Anonymous user 28.05.2013 22:24

biggest risk is when operators want to extend and refurbish reactors past design life - just say no

Anonymous user 26.05.2013 22:57

And Russia hawks nuclear energy to other countries like Africa. Go Renewable, Russia!

Anonymous user 26.05.2013 22:38

Amy - I am so stupid and clueless, I am going to visit that website right away

Anonymous user 26.05.2013 16:57

Our prayers are with Russia. Be safe.

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