• Short Summary

    THE FURNACE AT FORT GREELY, IS A NUCLEAR POWER PLANT, THE SM-1A SUPPLIES FORT GREELY'S ENTIRE ELECTRICAL AND SPACE HEATING REQUIREMENTS IN ALL BUT PEAK LOAD PERIODS.

  • Description

    THE FURNACE AT FORT GREELY, IS A NUCLEAR POWER PLANT, THE SM-1A SUPPLIES FORT GREELY'S ENTIRE ELECTRICAL AND SPACE HEATING REQUIREMENTS IN ALL BUT PEAK LOAD PERIODS. REFUELLING WHICH IS SEEN BEING ACCOMPLISHED, OCCURS NO MORE FREQUENTLY THAN ONCE A YEAR.

    THE SM-1A WAS ACCEPTED FROM THE CONTRACTOR AS OPERATIONAL IN JUNE 1962, AND HAS BEEN OPERATED SINCE UNDER CONTROL OF THE CHIEF OF ENGINEERS. IN ADDITION TO SUSTAINING THE ENERGY REQUIREMENTS OF FORT GREELY, THE PLANT HAS PROVIDED VALUABLE DATA ON THE OPERATION OF PLANTS OF ITS TYPE IN A COLD WEATHER.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8NYRO8T20SE351VZEMNNM0UMO
    Media URN:
    VLVA8NYRO8T20SE351VZEMNNM0UMO
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/03/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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