Palisades Nuke Plant Shut Down After Water Leaks Into Lake Michigan

"Palisades Nuclear Power Plant in southwestern Michigan was taken offline Sunday after operators discovered a leak from a water tank. Although the tank has leaked twice in less than a year, officials say there is no immediate risk."

"'There is no impact on the health and safety of plant employees or the public,' a spokeswoman for the Entergy plant said, according to the Associated Press."

Huffington Post had the story May 6, 2013.


"Palisades Nuclear Plant Shut-Down After Leak" (RT)

"Radioactive Water From Palisades Nuclear Plant Spills Into Lake Michigan" (AP)

"More Problems At Palisades Nuclear Power Plant" (CBS Detroit)

Source: Huffington Post, 05/07/2013