Turkey Point Nuclear Power Plant - Dade County, Florida

Turkey Point Nuclear Power Plant - Dade County, Florida


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  • RC16571

Year

  • 1972

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General Note

  • Went into service in the fall of 1972. Turkey Point generating plant in Dade county uses both fossil fuels and nuclear reactors to produce electric energy. A giant "radiator" of 38 canals, 164 miles of man-made waterways was designed to cool water from the plant and preserve the ecological balance of Biscayne Bay. The canal network is said to be the first of its kind in power plant water cooling systems.

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Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 8 x 10 in.

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Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: 05069.

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Turkey Point Nuclear Power Plant - Dade County, Florida
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Chicago Manual of Style

Turkey Point Nuclear Power Plant - Dade County, Florida. 1972. Black & white photoprint, 8 x 10 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/37913>, accessed 23 May 2019.

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Turkey Point Nuclear Power Plant - Dade County, Florida. 1972. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 23 May. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/37913>.

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