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The Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station in Lacey Township, New Jersey
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General Electric Company, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Physics Today Collection
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The Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station in Lacey Township, New Jersey, is now being fueled and is now undergoing an extensive test program preliminary to commercial operation around mid-year.The largest commercial nuclear power unit to date in the U.S., it is a turnkey project of the General Electric Company's Nuclear Energy Division for Jersey Central Power and Light Company, a subsidiary of General Public Utilities Corp. The Oyster Creek plant will produce 640,000 kilowatts of power when fully operational.

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2 photographic prints (black and white; 10 x 8 inches)
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General Electric Company
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