The Joseph M. Farley Nuclear Plant declared an alert unit 1, August 3, 2013, 5:20 a.m.
The Joseph M. Farley Nuclear Plant declared an alert unit 1, August 3, 2013, 5:20 a.m. PR Newswire DOTHAN, Ala., Aug. 3, 2013 DOTHAN, Ala., Aug. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- An alert is the second least serious of four nuclear plant emergency classifications assigned by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. At this point there is no danger to the public. Appropriate federal, state and local officials have been notified. Additional details will be announced as they become available. Members of the public should stay tuned to their radio and television for the latest information. Information is also available at 1-800-367-4020 and at the Alabama Power Web site at www.alabamapower.com. Plant Farley, a two-unit electric generating plant located near Dothan, Ala, is owned by Alabama Power Company and operated by Southern Nuclear Operating Company. Both are subsidiaries of Southern Company. SOURCE Alabama Power Company Website: http://www.alabamapower.com/ Contact: Media Inquiry Line, 205-257-4155