FEMA planning disaster drill at the Beaver Valley Nuclear Power Station

Thursday, June 12, 2014

PHILADELPHIA - The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will evaluate a Biennial Emergency Preparedness Exercise at the Beaver Valley Nuclear Power Station.

The exercise will occur during the week of June 16 to assess the ability of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the State of West Virginia to respond to an emergency at the nuclear facility.
The evaluation will be used the Nuclear Regulatory Commission for licensing decisions.