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Tom Powell (Morning Star Presbyterian Church, Bayville)
Tom Powell (Morning Star Presbyterian Church, Bayville)
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Bayville church elder recognized for post-Superstorm voluntarism

The reshaping of a church leader's community commitment after Superstorm Sandy leads to national recognition by the company in the township that's employed him for more than a quarter-century.

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Oyster Creek Nuclear Plant (Exelon)
Oyster Creek Nuclear Plant (Exelon)
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Oyster Creek Returns to Service

After eight days offline for unscheduled repairs, the Oyster Creek nuclear generating station in Lacey Township is once again pushing electric power to the PJM Grid.

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Oyster Creek Nuclear Power Plant (Exelon)
Oyster Creek Nuclear Power Plant (Exelon)
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NRC Schedules Oyster Creek Safety Assessment Webinar

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission's (NRC) annual assessment of safety performance at the Oyster Creek Generating Station in Lacey Township takes place two ways this year. Regulators have scheduled an April 27 webinar, followed by their traditional in-person public meeting on May 28.

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Oyster Creek Nuclear Power Plant (Exelon)
Oyster Creek Nuclear Power Plant (Exelon)
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Temporary Shutdown at Oyster Creek

Officials at the Oyster Creek Nuclear Power Plant in Lacey Township say an electrical issue was to blame for a temporary shutdown Sunday afternoon.

A spokeswoman says the problem was in the system that controls steam pressure at the facility

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New Safety Inspections Planned for Oyster Creek

Unresolved safety-risk findings that developed in 2014 at the Oyster Creek Nuclear Power Plant in Lacey Township mean new ongoing federal inspections, perhaps through mid-2016.

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Oyster Creek gets Blemish on its Record after Federal Review

The Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station in Lacey Township had four outages, or scrams,  during 2014, but only one of them was planned. A federal inspection in December found a July shutdown, which was among the three unplanned outages, has led to a downgrade in the facility's Performance Indicator from Green to White, or "very low safety significance" to "low to moderate," according a report from the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC).

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Exelon Seeks Extension to Implement NRC-Ordered Disaster Resistance

Implementation of post-Fukushima resilience upgrades at the Oyster Creek Nuclear Power Plant in Lacey Township will be up to the federal regulators who ordered them in the first place.

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Chlorine Leak Triggers Oyster Creek “Unusual Event”

A chlorine leak at the Oyster Creek Nuclear Power Plant in Lacey Township today prompts plant operators to declare an "unusual event" - the lowest of four emergency categories.

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Second Shutdown Within Week at Oyster Creek

Restart of Ocean County's Oyster Creek Nuclear Power Plant has its second false start within a week, following Sunday's discovery of a flaw in the generating station's steam-retention-and-transfer system.

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Attendees at NJDEP Radiological Emergency Response Plan hearing, Toms River (Townsquare Media)
Attendees at NJDEP Radiological Emergency Response Plan hearing, Toms River (Townsquare Media)
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Icy Reception in Toms River for NJ Nuclear Response Plan

After a three-hour public hearing in Toms River, no one critical - or supportive -  of New Jersey's radiological emergency response plan (RERP) underwent a dramatic change of heart.

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