Shearon Harris Nuclear Plant. Eastern Caroiine. USA . Shut Down After Crack Found In Reactor Pressure Vessel

‘A nuclear power plant 20 miles south of Raleigh has been shut down after a quarter inch crack and corrosion found in the reactor pressure vessel’.

From WITN, 16th May 2013

[This means that four Pressurised Water Reactors, 2 in Belgium and 2 in USA, have been found to have cracks, or suspected cracks, in their RPVs – Ed.]