Blue Hills Nuclear Power Plant

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The Blue Hills Nuclear Power Plant was a proposed commercial nuclear power plant 20 miles northeast of Jasper, Texas.Coordinates: 31°9′N 93°42′W / 31.150°N 93.700°W / 31.150; -93.700[1] It was proposed in the 1970s by the Gulf States Utilities Company. One 918 MWe pressurized water reactor was ordered in 1973, and an additional 918 MWe reactor was ordered in 1974 from Combustion Engineering.[2] The two unit power plant proposal was canceled in 1978. [3]

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  1. ^ D. F. Cope; H. F. Bauman (November 1977). Expansion Potential for Existing Nuclear Power Station Sites (PDF) (Report). National Technical Information Service. pp. 16–21. ORNL/TM-5927. Retrieved December 2014 – via Oak Ridge National Laboratory.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  2. ^ Fred A Heddleson (June 1976). Design Data and Safety Features of Commercial Nuclear Power Plants (PDF) (Report). National Safety Information Center. p. 67. ORNL/NSIC-96. Retrieved December 2014 – via Oak Ridge National Laboratory.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  3. ^ Nuclear Power Generation and Fuel Cycle Report 1997 pp. 61-62.

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