COOK NUCLEAR PLANT

The Donald C. Cook Nuclear Plant is located on 650 acres along Lake Michigan’s eastern shoreline in Berrien County, Michigan. The plant is owned and operated by American Electric Power. At full power, the two units can generate enough electricity for more than 1.5 million homes. Welcome to our site. We invite you to explore, learn and interact.


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COOK NUCLEAR PLANT UNIT 2 BEGINS EXTENDED REFUELING OUTAGE

October 3, 2016

Indiana Michigan Power's Cook Nuclear Plant Unit 2 will begin its twenty-second refueling outage Tuesday at midnight. Power was reduced to 50 percent Sunday evening for equipment testing prior to the outage. During the 18-month fuel cycle, the unit is projected to have generated 13.5 million megawat continued...


COOK NUCLEAR PLANT UNIT 2 RETURNED TO SERVICE

July 13, 2016

Indiana Michigan Power's Cook Nuclear Plant Unit 2 returned to service at 6:00 p.m. yesterday. A rupture in a steam expansion joint bellows shut down the unit on July 6 and damaged the Turbine Building exterior wall. continued...


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