Davis-Besse officials investigate 'minor' leak during refueling outage

CARROLL TWP. FirstEnergy Corp. and Nuclear Regulatory Commission officials are investigating a minor
JACOB LAMMERS
May 24, 2010

CARROLL TWP.

FirstEnergy Corp. and Nuclear Regulatory Commission officials are investigating a minor water leak from a nuclear reactor coolant system in the Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station.

The leak came to light when Davis-Besse officials werereplacing an old weld in acontainment area Friday morning during a routine refueling outage, said Davis-Besse spokeswoman Marla Lark-Landis.

The leak was described as "seepage" and did not appear to be dripping any water, she said.

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