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Fermi 2 - Nuclear Regulatory Commission

Officials: Fermi 2 Nuclear Plant Reports Fuel Leak

Federal officials say the Fermi 2 nuclear power plant in southeastern Michigan has reported a 2,500 gallon diesel fuel leak from one of its gas turbine generators.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2014


DTE: Snakes Will Be Protected Under Proposed Fermi 3 Addition

Environmental and anti-nuclear groups say an environmental impact statement for the new plant lacks specifics on how DTE will protect the snake.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2013

Owners Of Palisades Nuclear Plant Sue Over Waste

The owners of the Palisades nuclear power plant in southwestern Michigan are suing the Energy Department over waste disposal.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/09/2012

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NRC Chief: Progress Being Made At Mich. Nuke Plant

The Palisades nuclear plant in southwestern Michigan is making progress on fixing its myriad problems but still has many to overcome, the outgoing chairman of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission said Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/26/2012

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Palisades Nuke Plant Returns To Service

The Palisades nuclear plant in southwestern Michigan returned to service Saturday after a break of little more than a month for refueling and maintenance.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/12/2012

Fermi 2 - Nuclear Regulatory Commission

Fermi 2 Shut Down For Maintenance

FRENCHTOWN TWP. (AP) – DTE Energy says the reactor of its Fermi 2 nuclear plant in Monroe County has been shut down for refueling and maintenance work. The Monroe Evening News reports the shutdown is […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/27/2012

Palisades Nuclear Plant Restarts After Mechanical Problem

The plant shut down automatically when two small pieces of metal inside the breaker panel touched, causing a short circuit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/02/2011

Fermi 2 - Nuclear Regulatory Commission

Fermi Nuclear Reactor Operator Fails Drug Test

A Fermi 2 reactor operator failed a random drug test and has been barred from the southeastern Michigan nuclear power plant.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/11/2011

Japan File March 2011. (Credit AP Photo)

DEQ: Less Radiation Than A Banana

Officials stress that Michigan residents are in no danger after tests on an air sample have picked up very low levels of radiation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2011


Fermi 2 Returns To Service

The Fermi 2 Nuclear Power Plant in Monroe County returned to service Sunday when operators synchronized the plant to the Detroit Edison electrical system. The restart followed a successful refueling and maintenance outage that began Oct. 24.