Unit 8 at the Bruce B generating station was taken offline earlier today due to a trip of the unit’s turbine generator. The reactor remains running at approximately 50 per cent power while crews confirm the source of the turbine trip.

Units 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 remain at high power.

For further information, please contact:

Steve Cannon                                     519-361-6559                 steve.cannon@brucepower.com

24-hour Duty Media Officer        519-361-6161