“Massive Fire” Burning at Thermalito Power Plant, Oroville Dam

via SacBee

A massive fire is burning in one of the hydroelectric generating units at Oroville Dam on the Feather River.

The fire began at 7 a.m. Thursday morning in the Thermalito Pumping/Generating Plant, which is located at Thermalito Afterbay downstream of Oroville Dam. The facilities are operated by the California Department of Water Resources.

Read more here: http://www.sacbee.com/2012/11/22/5005094/fire-at-thermalito-powerplant.html

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: