Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Entergy
Penalty: 
$130,000
Year: 
2007
Date: 
April 23, 2007
Primary Offense: 
nuclear safety violation
Violation Description: 

On April 23, 2007, a Severity Level III Notice of Violation and Proposed Imposition of Civil Penalty in the amount of $130,000 was issued to Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc. for failure to meet the requirements of a Confirmatory Order (EA-05-190) issued on January 31, 2006. The Order required that the licensee provide and maintain a backup power supply for the Indian Point Emergency Notification System (ENS). Specifically, the "radio only activation" feature, the portion of the ENS for which the backup power capability was provided, was required to meet its test acceptance criteria by April 15, 2007. The licensee did not meet its test acceptance criteria, resulting in the ENS not being fully operable by April 15, 2007.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
New York
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Louisiana
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
utilities and power generation
Specific Industry of Parent: 
utilities
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