EDF Shuts Down Sizewell, Torness Nuclear Reactors

EDF Energy shut down down its Sizewell and Torness 2 reactors Sunday, according to a statement by the company.

The statement said that the reactor at Sizewell was taken offline for scheduled maintenance, but it did not indicate whether Torness 2 was a planned or unplanned outage.

The two reactors produce 1,840 MW in total.

The utility said it will provide updates once more information becomes available.