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Electrical Disturbance Shuts Down Portion Of Diablo Canyon

December 3rd, 2018

An "Electrical Disturbance" is being blamed for shutting down part of the Diablo Nuclear Power Plant over the weekend. According to PG&E, the shut down happened Saturday morning in Unit 2, on a non-nuclear side of the plant. Officials say the unit is in a safe condition and that there is no risk to the public or employees. They are trying to figure out what caused the "disturbance". The unit will be brought back on line after extensive testing.
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