It is still to be determined whether FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Co. will repair or replace the damaged nuclear reactor head at its Davis-Besse nuclear plant in Ohio, and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has established a special oversight panel to monitor corrective actions and evaluate the readiness of the plant to return to service.
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Northwest reported experiencing a failure of the Unit #4compressor at its Soda Springs (ID) Station Wednesday morning dueto damaged rings and cylinders. Cause of the damage is beinginvestigated. Northwest said it was able to maintain scheduledquantities that day, but starting today capacity through SodaSprings will be limited to 445,000 Dth/d. This will not require anycuts in Primary Firm nominations, the pipeline said. It estimatedthe compressor will be back in service March 2.