3. Unit 1 began commercial operation in 1981, and Unit 2 began operation in 1984.
4. The station has a total generating capacity of 1,870 megawatts.
5. McGuire Nuclear Station is one of the largest producers of electricity in the state of North Carolina.
6. The station has a history of safety and reliability, with both units consistently operating at high capacity factors.
7. The station is equipped with multiple safety systems to protect the public and the environment in the event of an emergency.
8. McGuire Nuclear Station is subject to strict oversight and regulation by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
1. The station plays a significant role in meeting the energy needs of the surrounding area and reducing dependence on fossil fuels.