STP Unit 1 reconnects to power grid

STP Unit 1 reconnects to power grid

STP Unit 1 reconnected to the grid Feb. 17 at 9:07 p.m. and has returned to its full capacity of approximately 1350MW.

On Monday, Feb. 15, at 0526, an automatic reactor trip occurred at South Texas Project in Unit 1 causing the unit to come offline. The cause of this unit trip originated from a cold weather induced failure of a feedwater pressure sensing line.

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