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Help Improve Emergency Response – Survey Assistance Requested

If you live in one of the Susquehanna Steam Electric Station Emergency Planning Zone Municipalities we need your help!

We are conducting a demographic survey to identify local behavior during emergency situations. The information gathered in this survey will be shared with state and local emergency planners to enhance emergency response plans in your area […]

Susquehanna Steam Electric Station Thanks Berwick Hospital Workers with Pop-Up Food Truck Event

Susquehanna Steam Electric Station (“Susquehanna”) recently treated the staff at Commonwealth Health Berwick Hospital Center to a special ‘thank-you’ meal to recognize them for their commitment and sacrifice as they ensure the health of our community.  Hospital employees were served a breakfast, lunch or dinner meal from J. Zapata Mexican Food Truck […]

Susquehanna Nuclear to Test Emergency Notification Sirens on Thursday August 20

Sirens will sound at 11 a.m. for approximately three minutes; no public action required

Susquehanna Nuclear will test all sirens that are part of Susquehanna Steam Electric Station’s (“SSES”) Emergency Notification System on Thursday August 20 at 11 a.m. During the test, all sirens within a 10-mile radius of SSES will sound in a steady […]

Why Refuel a Nuclear Reactor Now?

As posted April 1, 2020 by Nuclear Energy Institute
What is a nuclear power plant refueling outage and why would anybody hold one right now, during a pandemic?
Because a reactor can’t run without fuel. An outage is a brief interruption in power production to swap out old fuel for new, and it happens on a […]

Message from the Nuclear Energy Institute – “Here’s How The Nuclear Industry is Responding to COVID-19”

As published March 24, 2020 on

Our nation, and the world at large, is confronting the spread of the coronavirus. In these uncertain times, I am thankful for the hardworking people who are keeping the country going: health care workers, emergency responders and those in the energy sector who keep our power on.

America’s 96 […]