Nuclear Notes: Outdoor Warning Sirens
There’s nothing like a siren to get your attention. And that’s exactly why we have a network of more than 400 pole-mounted sirens in the 10-mile areas around our nuclear plants – to make sure residents and visitors in the area are alerted in the unlikely...
Emergency Planning - Why it's a top priority
Emergency planning is a top priority in the nuclear industry. Being prepared for any event at a site ensures the safety of the public and nuclear employees. Note: Outdoor warning sirens will be tested on Wednesday, April 8, 2020 as part of regularly scheduled maintenance. No action is required by residents.
Is it just a test? 3 places to look for siren information
If you hear a siren, how can you determine if it’s a test or an emergency? Follow these three steps.
7 reasons to keep that emergency planning calendar
The start of the New Year is a great time to plan. That’s why, each December, Duke Energy sends emergency planning calendars to nuclear plant neighbors. Even those who don’t use the calendar should hang on to it; it contains important information.