After powering the nuclear plant down for the last time, personnel are now preparing for the next steps in the process.
All eyes in the nuclear industry were on Fort Calhoun Station in the fall of 2006 for an unprecedented refurbishment outage
After Fort Calhoun decision, OPPD’s ‘fleet workhorse’ could be tapped as a peaking plant.
The first fuel was loaded into the FCS reactor over a 16-day period in 1973, five years after construction began.
FCS came online in 1973, bringing OPPD into the Atomic Age.
This infographic tells the story of OPPD’s nuclear power plant through the years.
Closing plant will allow rate freeze, driving them 20% below regional average.
There are two commonly used methods to decommission a nuclear power plant.
Directors called the decision difficult, but in customers’ best interests.
OPPD looks back at the heroic efforts of the employees who kept the plants dry.