Harris Nuclear Plant siren
Monday, July 8, 2024

There is NO Emergency at the Harris Nuclear Plant Some Alarms Sounded

Jul 8, 2024

Comunicado de Prensa en español

The emergency management directors for the state of North Carolina, Wake, Harnett, Lee and Chatham Counties were notified that part of the fixed siren alert system within the 10-mile Emergency Planning Zone of Duke Energy’s Harris Nuclear Plant activated shortly before 8:00 A.M. this morning.

There is NO emergency at the Harris Nuclear Plant. No protective actions are needed by the public.

Had this been a real emergency, additional information – including any public protective actions – would be provided.