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Seawater temps too high for Pilgrim cooling via The Cape Cod Times

PLYMOUTH — The ongoing heat wave could force Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station to shut down, as soaring temperatures continue to warm the Cape Cod Bay waters that the plant relies on to cool key safety systems. Pilgrim’s license from the … Continue reading

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Pilgrim Reincarnation via CapecodToday

The Pilgrim nuclear power facility was recently re-licensed for another 20 years by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. In 1972 Boston Edison built it at a cost of $231 million. That makes it 40 years old and the assumption is that … Continue reading

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Official: Cape lacks nuke evacuation plan via Official

HARWICH — State officials have heard plenty from Cape Cod residents who are worried about what would happen here if there were an accident at the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth. On Wednesday the head of the state’s emergency … Continue reading

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