Energy Center Interns Travel to Cooper Nuclear Station

Left to Right: Lorraine Moon, Caleb Schmidt, Jeannie Lozowski, Michael Bengston, and Alan Dostal

Alan Dostal, Director of Research for Nebraska Public Power District and Liaison to the Nebraska Center for Energy Sciences Research (NCESR) and Lorraine Moon (NCESR) traveled with the NCESR summer interns to the Cooper Nuclear Station on Friday, June 29.  Cooper Nuclear is an 800 Megawatt, highly secured facility located along the Missouri River in Nebraska.  The three-hour tour consisted of a visit to the control room, on site training center and the cooling water intake structure.  The group also had lunch at the Atomic Grill (located at the Cooper Nuclear Station).