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 · Duke Energy''s six nuclear plants run so efficiently that they''re often unnoticed as they supply a steady flow of electricity to the grid. In 2019, these plants generated more than 50 percent of the electricity delivered to Duke Energy customers in the Carolinas – and as the company moves toward its goal of achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050, nuclear will be an even more ...

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Does Duke Energy have plans to replace the Brunswick ...

 · Retirement is an option when the operating licenses for the Brunswick Nuclear Plant''s two reactors expire in 2034 and 2036, Duke Energy''s Rick Rhodes said. If that is the utility''s choice, it will be the final decade of this century before the site on …

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Test sirens sound off Jan. 13 near Brunswick Nuclear Plant ...

 · BRUNSWICK COUNTY—On Wednesday, Jan. 13, 10 a.m. – 11 a.m., warning sirens will go off around the Brunswick County Nuclear Plant. Duke Energy and …

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Duke Energy''s Brunswick nuclear plant inaccessible by ...

 · Duke Energy''s Brunswick nuclear plant, about 30 miles south of Wilmington, has declared a state of emergency as the 1,200-acre complex remains cut off by flood waters and and is inaccessible to ...

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Duke Energy applies to keep Oconee nuclear plant running ...

 · Oconee nuclear plant provides much of state''s electricity, a second extension would extend life of 1973 nuclear plant well into the 2050s. ... Duke Energy seeks approval to run Oconee nuclear …

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Brunswick nuclear power plant closes ...

 · But the nearby Brunswick Nuclear Plant is looking to extend its operating license for the next 20 years. The two power plants are located less than 2 miles from each other near Southport. Duke Energy is in the process of renewing its operating license for six of its nuclear power plants located throughout North and South Carolina – including ...

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Duke shuts down Brunswick nuclear plant ahead of Hurricane ...

 · Duke Energy is powering down its Brunswick nuclear plant in North Carolina ahead of Hurricane Florence making landfall on the state''s coast, the …

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Brunswick Nuclear Plant Protects Natural Resources | Duke ...

 · November 26, 2014. Duke Energy''s nuclear fleet is committed to environmental stewardship. Responsibly managing and protecting natural resources is essential to a cleaner environment, the quality of life in the communities served and the company''s long-term business success. A good example of that stewardship can be found at the Brunswick ...

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Brunswick Nuclear Plant Emergency Planning Information

 · Operation for Duke Energy''s Brunswick Nuclear Plant''s (BNP) first reactor began in 1975. It was the first nuclear power plant built in North Carolina. The second unit at Brunswick became operational in 1977. The two-unit BNP is located just two miles north of Southport, N.C., and is named after its home Brunswick County. BNP produces ...

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Duke Energy, county officials to test sirens near ...

 · Duke Energy, county officials to test sirens near Brunswick Nuclear Plant today. WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - A test of the outdoor warning sirens around the Brunswick Nuclear Plant will take place between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 14. Each of the 38 sirens within 10 miles of the plant …

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Duke Energy, County To Test Sirens Around Brunswick ...

 · Duke Progress Energy will be conducting siren tests of 38 towers for the Brunswick Nuclear Power Plant on a schedule during April. A short five to thirty second test will be conducted from 10 to 11am Wednesday April 8th with additional tests set for later this month. Duke Energy previously sent a preparedness book to residents within a 10 miles ...

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Duke Energy & County Officials To Test Sirens For ...

 · According to Duke Energy, "The outdoor warning sirens around the Brunswick Nuclear Plant will be tested between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. on Wednesday, January 13. The 38 sirens within 10 miles of the Brunswick Nuclear Plant will sound for five to 30 seconds. To ensure they are functioning properly, it may be necessary to test some sirens more than once.

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Duke Energy''s Brunswick Plant Celebrates 40 Years | Duke ...

 · SOUTHPORT, N.C. - Tucked in the trees along the Cape Fear River is Duke Energy''s Brunswick Nuclear Plant, home to two reactors which generate enough electricity to power over a million homes.On Nov. 3 the site will celebrate 40 years of safe, reliable production of commercial electricity. Randy Gideon, site vice president, says the plant "keeps getting better."

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NRC gives blessing to safety record of NC nuclear plants ...

 · According to Duke Energy, the nuclear power plants generate roughly half of the power for customers in the Carolinas. In all, the energy company produces about a third of its total power from nuclear plants. The Brunswick Nuclear Plant is in Southport on the Cape Fear River. Its two units were built in 1975 and 1977.

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Duke Energy and county officials to test sirens around ...

Duke Energy Corporation | P.O. Box 1009 | Charlotte, NC 28201-1009 | Contact: Karen Williams Office: 910.832.3930 | 24-Hour: 800.559.3853 Dec. 22, 2020 Duke Energy and county officials to test sirens around Brunswick Nuclear Plant A five to 30 second test is scheduled between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. on Wednesday, January 13

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Brunswick Nuclear Plant @DUKE ENERGY.

@DUKEENERGY. Brunswick Nuclear Plant P.O. Box 10429 Southport, NC 28461 OCT 2 J Serial: BSEP 14-0113 U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission ATTN: Document Control Desk Washington, DC 20555-0001 Subject: Brunswick Steam Electric Plant, Unit Nos. 1 and 2 Renewed Facility Operating License Nos. DPR-71 and DPR-62 Docket Nos. 50-325 and 50-324

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@DUKE ENERGY, Brunswick Nuclear Plant

light-water nuclear power reactors, paragraph (a)(3)(ii), Duke Energy Progress, Inc., formerly known as Carolina Power & Light Company (CP&L), is submitting the annual report of the emergency core cooling system (ECCS) evaluation model changes and errors for the Brunswick Steam Electric Plant (BSEP), Unit Nos. 1 and 2.

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6 things to know about the Brunswick Nuclear Plant

 · Though the Duke Energy Brunswick Nuclear Plant turned 40 last year, the two reactors aren''t going anywhere anytime soon. This is a corrected version of this story.

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Duke Energy wants to keep Brunswick Nuclear Plant running ...

 · Duke Energy wants to keep Brunswick Nuclear Plant running. By. Scott Nunn. -. February 2, 2021. Brunswick Nuclear Plant houses two reactors that power the Wilmington area''s electric grid, and ...

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Duke Energy Brunswick Nuclear Plant, HP Upper Shell ...

Ardurra supported Duke Energy Progress at the Brunswick Nuclear Plant during the Unit 2, 2013 high pressure turbine outage on the HP shell rotator project. The rotator was designed to rotate the 80-ton HP turbine upper shell safely and quickly by using a new device so …

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Nuclear QC/NDE Technician III

 · Easy 1-Click Apply (DUKE ENERGY) Nuclear QC/NDE Technician III - Brunswick Nuclear Plant job in Southport, NC. View job description, …

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NRC gives blessing to safety record of Duke Energy''s 3 NC ...

 · In all, the energy company produces about a third of its total power from nuclear plants. The Brunswick Nuclear Plant is in Southport on the Cape Fear …

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Brunswick Nuclear Plant | joshuakleindukeenergy

 · February 13, 2013 Brunswick Nuclear Plant, Dose, Nuclear Energy, Professional Profiles, Progress Energy, Radiation, Uncategorized joshuaklein2013 We asked Keith Ferdinando, a teammate at Brunswick Nuclear Plant to sit down with us and share a few insights into his role as a radiation protection technician.

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Duke Energy''s Brunswick nuclear plant in path of Hurricane ...

 · Hurricane Florence is shaping up to be the most powerful storm to ever threaten Duke Energy''s 1970s-era Brunswick nuclear plant, a 1,200-acre energy …

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Apr 2012 – Dec 20129 months. Brunswick Nuclear Plant. Now Supporting Corporate Governance and Operations support Fleet wide. Temp to Perm position supporting Duke Energy - Brunswick Nuclear ...

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Duke Energy shutting down Brunswick nuclear plant ahead of ...

 · Duke Energy shutting down Brunswick nuclear plant ahead of Florence. SOUTHPORT, NC (WECT) - The Brunswick Nuclear Plant, located four miles from the coast in Southport, is being shut down as Hurricane Florence moves onshore. Duke Energy said in a press release Thursday that the two units on the site are systematically being shut down by plant ...

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Regis Repko, SVP And Chief Regulated And Renewable Energy ...

 · Repko went on to serve as SVP of nuclear operations. Back then, he managed several of the company''s nuclear plants, including the Harris Nuclear Plant, Brunswick Nuclear Plant, Oconee Nuclear Station and Crystal River Nuclear Plant. Duke Energy also appointed him as site vice president of the McGuire Nuclear Station.

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NC nuclear plant in path of Hurricane Isaias loses power ...

 · Loss of offsite power can be a big risk for nuclear power plants. ... The issue only applied to Brunswick''s Unit 1. Unit 2 was not affected, according to the update from Duke Energy …

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Duke shuts Brunswick nuclear plant in North Carolina ahead ...

 · Brunswick plant spokeswoman Karen Williams said forecasts call for hurricane force winds to arrive at the site, and that Duke was preparing to shut the two units. While the units are designed to withstand heavy winds and flooding, US nuclear reactors must be shut as a precaution at least two hours before winds over 74 miles per hour are ...

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Working at Duke Energy Progress, Brunswick Nuclear Plant ...

Duke Energy is a great place to work. The management team is engaging and open to listening to employees. There is a strong culture of safety, environmental stewardship and providing the best customer service. Our management team at the Brunswick Nuclear Plant has promoted a culture of Safety, Quality and Predictability (Brunswick United).

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Florence flooding limits road access to Duke nuclear plant ...

 · Duke Energy Corp <DUK.N> said on Monday that its Brunswick nuclear power plant in North Carolina remained safely shut down despite limited road …

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Officials to conduct siren test at Brunswick Nuclear Plant ...

 · SOUTHPORT, N.C. (WECT) - Officials with Duke Energy and Brunswick County will conduct a quarterly siren test at the Brunswick Nuclear Plant on …

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Duke Energy''s Brunswick nuclear plant stranded by flooding ...

Duke Energy Corp said Monday that its Brunswick nuclear power plant in North Carolina was inaccessible due to flooding from storm Florence, but the plant remained safely shut down.

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Why nuclear plants are a great place for ...

With the exception of Brunswick Nuclear Plant in Southport, N.C., all of Duke Energy''s nuclear facilities sit on manmade lakes created to support power generation. They are home to a variety of wildlife, and also attract a number of birds that travel to the Carolinas for the winter months. More than 150 species migrate to North and South ...

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Duke Energy''s Brunswick nuclear plant stranded by flooding ...

 · Duke Energy Corp said Monday that its Brunswick nuclear power plant in North Carolina was inaccessible due to flooding from storm Florence, but the plant remained safely shut down. The remnants of ...

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Could Duke Energy''s nuclear plants run for 80 years ...

 · Utilities across the country are exploring a second 20-year license renewal for their nuclear plants. Duke Energy is exploring the possibility of plants such as Southport''s Brunswick Nuclear Plant ...

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