06:56 GMT26 September 2020
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    Entergy Corporation operating the Indian Point nuclear power plant reports that one of the units of the facility was safely shut down after transformer's fire.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — One of the units of the Indian Point nuclear power plant was safely shut down after transformer's fire, according to the Entergy Corporation operating the facility.

    It stressed that there is no danger to public health and safety since all the Indian Point’s emergency systems worked as designed.

    The facility produces 25 percent of the New York City and Westchester’s electricity, generating about 2,000 megawatts of electricity.

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    shutdown, nuclear power plant, nuclear, Indian Point nuclear power plant, Entergy Corporation, United States, New York City
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