EDF Shuts Down Nuclear Reactors Because Water Is Too Hot

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PARIS, France

Electricite de France (EDF) temporarily shut down four nuclear reactors August 4 in three plants because of Europe's continuing heatwave.

Two of the halted reactors belong to EDF's Bugey plant, one is located at St. Alban and one in Fessenheim near the German border.