The Future of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station: Radioactive Waste and Many Questions

The Future of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station: Radioactive Waste and Many Questions

Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station is nearly 50 years old. It’s moving toward a permanent shutdown in four months, but there are still concerns about safety. When a nuclear power plant closes, it leaves radioactive waste, and a lot of unanswered questions. The reactor team practices nuclear shutdown drills regularly, in a mock reactor room.