Michigan Nuclear Power Plants

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Michigan Nuclear Power Plants. Big Rock Point. Located near Charlevoix Operated 12/08/1962 to 08/29/1997 1st high-power-density boiling water reactor (BWR) 5th commercial nuclear power plant in the U.S Nuclear Historical Landmark in 1991. Reactor Type:Boiling Water Capacity67 MW - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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  • Michigan NuclearPower Plants

  • Big Rock PointLocated near CharlevoixOperated 12/08/1962 to 08/29/19971st high-power-density boiling water reactor (BWR)5th commercial nuclear power plant in the U.S Nuclear Historical Landmark in 1991Reactor Type:Boiling WaterCapacity67 MWReactor Weight:120 tonsReactor Height:30 feetReactor Width:9 feetConstruction:Steel walls 5.5 inches thickFuel Core:84 bundles of 117 fuel rods each

  • Fermi 1Located near MonroeOperated 08/23/1963 to 09/22/19721st commercial fast breeder reactor

    Reactor Type:Liquid Metal Cooled Fast BreederCapacity65 MW

  • Fermi 2Located near MonroeBegan operation 07/15/1985Reactor Type:Boiling WaterCapacity1093 MWeFuel Core:764 bundles

  • DC CookLocated near Benton HarborUnit 1 began operation 08/1975Unit 2 began operation 07/1978Reactor Type:Pressurized WaterCapacity1020 MW (Unit 1), 1090 MW (Unit 2)

  • PalisadesLocated near Covert (South Haven)Began operation 12/31/1971Reactor Type:Pressurized WaterCapacity789 MW

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