Category Archives: Monticello Nuclear Power Plant

NRC’s 2009 “Risk Review Inspection Report”

2009 Letter from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to Monticello Plant containing the “Risk Review Inspection Report” (citing some violations) — Full Text (PDF) Excerpts: Advertisements

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Past Issues at the Monticello Plant – 1991 Refueling Outage

Letter from Monticello (Northern States Power Company) to the NRC explaining the “Repair of Torus Indication During 1991 Refueling Outage”– Full PDF of Letter (1991) Excerpts:

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A Contemporary Look at Preparedness Past

Fukushima Fallout Chernobyl Fallout Three Mile Island Fallout Emergency Preparedness At US Nuclear Reactors — Full Document (PDF).  First Page:

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Monticello’s Plans

Monticello Emergency Plan Implementing Procedures Monticello’s Emergency Planning: Dose Assessment Severe Accident Mitigation Alternatives

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Monticello Emergency Plan Implementing Procedures (NRC)

Monticello Emergency Plan Implementing Procedures (NRC) Excerpts: Outside: Inside:

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Severe Accident Mitigation Alternatives for the Monticello (TAC NO. MC6441)

Response to Request for Additional Information Regarding Severe Accident Mitigation Alternatives (NRC, 2005) Excerpts:

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CapX2020 Draft of Environmental Impact Statement

CapX2020: Fargo to St. Cloud: Draft of Environmental Impact Statement (Complete) and Excerpts: Scoping Decision Document (Appendix A) Detailed Route Descriptions (Appendix B) Wetland Classifications (Appendix C) Flora and Fauna (Appendix D) Air Monitoring Data (Appendix E) Letter from the Minnesota Pollution … Continue reading

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