NRC Issues Event Notification for Summer Nuclear Plant in S.C.
- Nov 19, 2021 4:10 pm GMT
MANUAL REACTOR TRIP DUE TO MAIN TRANSFORMER FAULT
"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).
"Additionally, due to the valid actuation of the emergency feedwater system, this event is being reported as a non-emergency notification per 10 CFR 50.72(b)(3)(iv)(A).
"There was no impact on the health and safety of the public or plant personnel. The NRC Senior Resident Inspector has been notified."
Event Number: 55580
Unit:   
RX Type: 
NRC Notified By:
HQ OPS Officer:
Notification Time: 21:00 [ET]
Event Time: 17:28 [EST]
Last Update Date:
Emergency Class: Non Emergency
10 CFR Section:
50.72(b)(2)(iv)(B) - RPS Actuation - Critical
50.72(b)(3)(iv)(A) - Valid Specif Sys Actuation
Miller, Mark (R2)
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