Nuclear - Duane Arnold Energy Center

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An Economic Engine for America


Facts at a Glance

  • One nuclear power unit located near Palo, Iowa - approximately nine miles northwest of Cedar Rapids
  • Generates about 615 million watts of electricity - enough power to supply the annual needs of more than 600,000 homes
  • Reactor manufacturer - General Electric
  • Turbine generator manufacturer - General Electric
  • A safe, reliable and low-cost producer of electricity

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Palo, Iowa 52324

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