COOK NUCLEAR PLANT

The Donald C. Cook Nuclear Plant is located on 650 acres along Lake Michigan’s eastern shoreline in Berrien County, Michigan. The plant is owned and operated by American Electric Power. At full power, the two units can generate enough electricity for more than 1.5 million homes. Welcome to our site. We invite you to explore, learn and interact.


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COOK NUCLEAR PLANT ENTERS AND EXITS EMERGENCY PLAN AT LOWEST LEVEL FOR CONTROL ROOM ANNUNCIATOR FAILURE

March 30, 2017

Indiana Michigan Power's Cook Nuclear Plant Unit 1 entered and exited its emergency plan at the lowest level this morning following the failure of a computer that runs an alarm system for the control room. continued...


NO FOOLING! COOK SIREN TEST TO RUN A FULL THREE MINUTES ON APRIL 1

March 29, 2017

Even though it falls on April Fools' Day, this year's extended testing of the Indiana Michigan Power's Cook Nuclear Plant early warning siren system is no joke. The regularly-scheduled first Saturday of the month siren test typically lasts for about one minute, but each April, the sirens sound for a continued...


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