[ RadSafe ] Chernobyl and Ft. Saint Vrain

Johansen, Kjell Kjell.Johansen at nexteraenergy.com
Mon Oct 5 12:12:36 CDT 2015

As I remember, the Fort St. Vrain plant was He cooled, not CO2, designed by General Atomics.   It was leak tested with N and no leaks were found.  Of course, He is a smaller atom and it leaked.  Hence, it was shut down.  I do not remember whether or not it was designed as a breeder.

Kjell Johansen, PhD
Sr. Nuclear Chemistry Analyst
Point Beach Nuclear Plant -NextEra Energy
6610 Nuclear Rd
Two Rivers, WI 54241
Phone 920-755-6869
kjell.johansen at nee.com

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