United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Morning Report for August 18, 2003

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REGION I

Region I Incident Response For Northeast Blackout

Licensee/Facility:

REGION I VARIOUS SITES


Dockets:

License No:

REGION I VARIOUS SITES
FitzPatrick
WHITE PLAINS, New York
Dockets: 05000333
[1] GE-4

REGION I VARIOUS SITES
Ginna
ROCHESTER, New York
Dockets: 05000244
[1] W-2-LP

REGION I VARIOUS SITES
Indian Point 1, Indian Point 2
BUCHANAN, New York
Dockets: 05000003, 05000247
[1] B&W, [2] W-4-LP

REGION I VARIOUS SITES
Nine Mile Point 1, Nine Mile Point 2
SYRACUSE, New York
Dockets: 05000220, 05000410
[1] GE-2, [2] GE-5

REGION I VARIOUS SITES
Oyster Creek
FORKED RIVER, New Jersey
Dockets: 05000219
[1] GE-2
Notification:

MR Number: 1-2003-0009
Date: 08/18/2003

Direct Comm. with Regional Mngmnt.

Discussion:

The Region I Emergency Response Organization was in the Monitoring Mode from 4:40 p.m. Thursday, August 14, 2003, through 7:30 p.m. Friday, August 15, 2003, based on the New York area blackout and its effect on seven operating reactors in the Northeast. Regional management and staff continued to monitor the affected sites throughout the weekend, with 24-hour inspector coverage at several locations. As of 8:00 a.m. Monday, August 18, 2003, six of the seven reactors in Region I had returned to full power operation or were in the process of power ascension.

Contacts:

Name Office Abbrev Phone No E-Mail
MCDERMOTT, B S R1 (610) 337-5233 BJM@nrc.gov
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