National Nuclear Regulator (NNR) closely monitors Koeberg’s response to seismic activity

The NNR can confirm that the seismic events which occurred over 26 and 27 September 2020 respectively had no impact on the safe operation of the Koeberg Nuclear Power Station.   Members of the public can be assured that the NNR will conduct independent inspections to assess whether the seismic activity had any impact on the Koeberg infrastructure which could result in a safety concern to members of the public and the environment.

 

“We are maintaining ongoing communications with the Koeberg nuclear power station and will continue to closely monitor Koeberg’s response to the situation.” stated NNR CEO Dr Bismark Tyobeka.