Farley Nuclear Plant http://apr.org en NRC Inspecting Farley Nuclear In Southeast Ala. http://apr.org/post/nrc-inspecting-farley-nuclear-southeast-ala <p>Federal regulators are conducting a special inspection at Farley Nuclear Plant in southeast Alabama following an electrical failure earlier this month.</p><p></p><p>The Nuclear Regulatory Commission says a two-member team will assess the plant, which is located at Columbia along the Chattahoochee River.</p><p>The NRC says the failure occurred during testing on electrical circuits on the plant's Unit 2 reactor.</p><p>The circuits that failed would start cooling equipment during an accident at the plant, but regulators say backup systems were available.</p> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 21:52:26 +0000 The Associated Press 45428 at http://apr.org NRC Inspecting Farley Nuclear In Southeast Ala. Ala. Nuclear Plant Ends Alert Over CO2 Leak http://apr.org/post/ala-nuclear-plant-ends-alert-over-co2-leak <p></p><p></p><p>Alabama Power has lifted an alert caused by a carbon dioxide leak at a nuclear power plant.</p><p>The utility said the alert was lifted Saturday at 11:10 a.m., about five hours after it was first declared.</p><p>Alabama Power spokesman Ike Pigott said the carbon dioxide release was detected in an auxiliary building of the Unit 1 reactor at Plant Farley. The leak was then contained.</p> Sun, 04 Aug 2013 03:36:53 +0000 The Associated Press 35368 at http://apr.org Ala. Nuclear Plant Ends Alert Over CO2 Leak PSC: Alabama Power Rates To Remain Flat In 2013 http://apr.org/post/psc-alabama-power-rates-remain-flat-2013 <P>An official with Alabama Power Co. Tue, 06 Nov 2012 23:10:45 +0000 Ryan Vasquez 20333 at http://apr.org PSC: Alabama Power Rates To Remain Flat In 2013