Watts Bar Unit 2: A "Deferred Nuclear Plant" Gets Back into the Game

Hylko, James M.
June 2015
Power;Jun2015, Vol. 159 Issue 6, p49
Trade Publication
The article reports that Watts Bar Nuclear Plant Unit 2, Tennessee Valley Authority's (TVA) third nuclear site, on which the construction was suspended in the late 1980s, is making efforts to become the first new commercial nuclear reactor to come online in the U.S. in the 21st century. It is noted that in 1972, construction permits (Cps) were issued to Watts Bar.


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