GA Power: Plant Bowen explosion caused by human error

6:33 PM, May 2, 2013   |    comments
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BARTOW COUNTY, Ga. -- A spokesperson from Georgia Power thinks a build-up of hydrogen and air inside a generator cause the explosion at Plant Bowen that injured 2 in early April. 

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The investigation is on-going however the explosion looks to be a result of an employees failure to comply with procedure. And a breakdown in communications.

Georgia Power says Units 3 and 4 back online, while units 1 and 2 are still offline while Georgia Power does damage assessments.

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