NRC Issues Event Notification for Beaver Valley in Pennsylvania
- Nov 19, 2021 4:10 pm GMT
MANUAL REACTOR TRIP DUE TO INCREASING STEAM GENERATOR WATER LEVELS
"The trip was not complex, with all systems responding normally post-trip. There was no equipment inoperable prior to the event that contributed to the reactor trip or adversely impacted plant response. Operations responded and stabilized the plant.
"Beaver Valley Power Station Unit 1 is unaffected and remains at 100 percent power in Mode 1.
"Due to the Reactor Protection System actuation while critical, this event is being reported as a four-hour, non-emergency notification, per 10 CFR 50.72(b)(2)(iv)(B).
"There was no impact on the health and safety of the public or plant personnel. The NRC Resident Inspector has been notified."
Event Number: 55572
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Notification Time: 13:52 [ET]
Event Time: 10:07 [EST]
Last Update Date:
Emergency Class: Non Emergency
10 CFR Section:
50.72(b)(2)(iv)(B) - RPS Actuation - Critical
Henrion, Mark (R1)
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