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Operators Shut Down Unit 2 At Prairie Island Nuclear Plant

Operators have safely shut down Unit 2 of the Prairie Island nuclear power plant near Red Wing.


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Operators Ramp Up Power At Minn. Nuclear Plant

Operators are ramping up power at the Monticello nuclear plant following an automatic shutdown earlier this week.


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Nuclear Plant At Monticello Shuts Down

Utility officials say they’re investigating an automatic shutdown of Minnesota’s nuclear plant at Monticello.


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Minn. Nuclear Plant Returns To Full Power

Xcel Energy’s Monticello nuclear power plant is back at full power 10 days after shutting down.



Monticello Nuclear Plant Fired Up

The Monticello nuclear power plant has been returned to full service.


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Minn. Nuclear Plant Shuts Down To Replace Valve

Operators have temporarily shut down the Monticello nuclear power plant to replace a safety relief valve.