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Three Mile Island

  • By: Daniel J. Sherman
  • In: Green Energy: An A-to-Z Guide
  • Edited by: Dustin Mulvaney & Paul Robbins
  • Subject:Environmental Technology, Policy & Management, Energy Policy

The Three Mile Island Unit 2 (TMI-2) nuclear power plant operated by the Metropolitan Edison utility company near Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, is best known as the site of a core meltdown that began on March 28, 1979. Like the majority of U.S. ...

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