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Peach Bottom nuclear plant cited for security lapse

Federal regulators cited Exelon Generation Co. Monday for a "security-related vulnerability" in the on-site storage of old radioactive fuel at the Peach Bottom nuclear power plant 45 miles north of Baltimore. Federal regulators cited Exelon Generation Co. Monday for a "security-related vulnerability" in the on-site storage of old radioactive fuel at the Peach Bottom nuclear power plant 45 miles north of Baltimore. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission gave no details about the violation, other than to say it was detected during a July 2 inspection of the twin-reactor facility in Delta, Pa., and that it warranted "escalated enforcement action." An NRC spokesman...

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