Noisy nukes

    Those within 10 miles of Limerick’s Exelon Nuclearn Monday will want to bring earplugs. At 2 p.m., the plant will test its new siren.

    Limerick Generating Station will test two sirens at 2 and 2:30 p.m. as part of its new state-of-the-art emergency alert system, the Mercury reports.


    The tones should be about three minutes each.

    • WHYY thanks our sponsors — become a WHYY sponsor

    WHYY is your source for fact-based, in-depth journalism and information. As a nonprofit organization, we rely on financial support from readers like you. Please give today.

    Want a digest of WHYY’s programs, events & stories? Sign up for our weekly newsletter.

    Together we can reach 100% of WHYY’s fiscal year goal