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San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station

The Nuclear Power Conundrum

Bill Chameides | Posted 09.05.2012 | Green
Bill Chameides

The San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station, located in the very populous corridor between Los Angeles and San Diego, has been shuttered since January after it was discovered that damage to the steam tubes that carry radioactive water had led to a small leak of radioactive steam.

Ammonia Leak At California Nuclear Plant Prompts Alert

AP | AMY TAXIN | Posted 01.01.2012 | Los Angeles

IRVINE, Calif. — A non-radioactive ammonia leak at a Southern California nuclear plant prompted an emergency alert and precautionary evacuation ...