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To: ransomnote

They’ve since announced that the cause of the shutdown yesterday was a bad insulator in the power distribution plant:

http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20120131/news/701319729/

I’m not Tina Fey, but I can see the Bryon nuclear plant from my house (well, the plume anyhow) and my heart is never troubled by it.


3 posted on 02/01/2012 1:59:28 PM PST by bigbob
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To: bigbob

I’ve operated nuc plants (in the navy) and designed them at Stone and Webster.


4 posted on 02/01/2012 2:02:46 PM PST by brivette
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To: bigbob

I can see the Bryon nuclear plant from my house (well, the plume anyhow)

ditto, it did look bigger than normal yesterday.

Know a few tech guys there and never worry either.

Lurking’


8 posted on 02/01/2012 2:25:41 PM PST by LurkingSince'98 (Catholics=John 6:53-58 Everyone else=John 6:60-66)
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To: bigbob

Perhaps it’s a good thing you are male - males are less susceptible to breast cancer. A researcher plotted breast cancer clusters around nuke plants in the US. In the UK, a scientist plotted leukemia clusters around nuke plants.


10 posted on 02/01/2012 2:46:25 PM PST by ransomnote
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