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Decommissioning Handbook

Editor
Anibal L. Taboas
Anibal L. Taboas
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A. Alan Moghissi
A. Alan Moghissi
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Thomas S. LaGuardia
Thomas S. LaGuardia
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ISBN-10:
0791802248
No. of Pages:
476
Publisher:
ASME Press
Publication date:
2004

The Maine Yankee nuclear electrical generation plant is located on an 820-acre site in Lincoln County in the Town of Wiscasset, within the mid-coast region of the State of Maine, about 27 miles northeast of Portland. The plant is owned by a consortium of ten New England electric utilities and was operated by the Maine Yankee Atomic Power Company (MYAPCO). During its 24-year operating lifetime, Maine Yankee generated and distributed more than 125 million MW-hours of electrical power.

The construction permit for Maine Yankee was issued on October 21, 1968. The operating license, issued on September 15, 1972, authorized operation...

21.1 Introduction
21.2 Decommissioning Planning
21.3 Characterization
21.4 Decommissioning Actions
21.5 Regulatory and Stakeholder Issues
21.6 Experience and Lessons Learned
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