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  •  I think it's good to address this in any event. (0+ / 0-)

    They did not 'turbo charge' the generator. They increased the turbine generator set to increase out put (20? sounds way to high for me). This meant they rebuilt the turbine and generator, making it essentially brand, spank'n new, a good thing. The US nuclear fleet has 'uprated' (the engineering term) many reactors to the tune of 4000 MWs or about 4 new nuclear plants without building even one. This is good, not bad.

    Tritium leaks so far have been extremely minor. That they lie about it is criminal and should be prosecuted. I'm all for that.

    Dr. Isaac Asimov: "The most exciting phrase to hear in science, the one that heralds new discoveries, is not 'Eureka!' but 'That's funny ...'"

    by davidwalters on Wed Jan 25, 2012 at 07:33:37 AM PST

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