Tony Vitale http://michiganradio.org en Entergy uses open house to show workers “are returning Palisades to excellence” http://michiganradio.org/post/entergy-uses-open-house-show-workers-are-returning-palisades-excellence <p>Dozens of people crowded around several small tables at conference center in South Haven, six miles north of the <a href="http://www.michiganradio.org/term/palisades-nuclear-plant?page=1">Palisades nuclear plant.</a></p><p>Each table features a different area of concern or interest at the plan; the reactor vessel’s embrittlement factor, a <a href="http://www.michiganradio.org/post/federal-investigators-probe-entergy-over-leaky-tank-palisades">water tank leak</a>, a <a href="http://videos.mlive.com/kzgazette/2012/03/inside_palisades_part_5_coupli.html">coupling failure</a>, replacement of a cooling tower, how spent fuel is stored, community projects Entergy supports.</p><p>Engineers and project managers point to pictures and diagrams to help answer questions. There are little freebies and even a raffle for a new Ipad.</p><p>The plant has one of the worst safety ratings in the country after a series of problems in 2011. Fri, 07 Sep 2012 05:56:03 +0000 Lindsey Smith 8986 at http://michiganradio.org Entergy uses open house to show workers “are returning Palisades to excellence”