Beaver Valley Power Station

Also known as: Shippingport Atomic Power Station
808 SR 168; Hookstown, PA

The birthplace of commercial nuclear power

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Photo taken by Brian Manville on September 4, 2020

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Beaver Valley Power Station is a nuclear power plant covering 1,000 acres near Shippingport, PA, 34 miles northwest of Pittsburgh. The Beaver Valley plant is operated by Energy Harbor and power is generated by two Westinghouse pressurized water reactors.

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  • September 4, 2020: New photos from Brian Manville
  • September 4, 2020: Added by Brian Manville

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