Nuclear plant unit up and running

Published: Tuesday, March 26, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

BYRON – Byron Generating Station Unit 2 returned to full power at noon Saturday, following repairs to a motor associated with the main generator cooling pump, Exelon said in a news release Monday.

The unit was shut down Wednesday after the main generator cooling pump motor malfunctioned.

The generator, pump and motor are on the non-nuclear side of the plant, the release said.

 

National video

Reader Poll

What do you think about the amount of income tax that you pay?
Too high
Too low
Just right
I don't pay income tax