The Public Service Enterprise Group (NYSE:PEG) Hope Creek 1 nuclear facility in New Jersey synced to the grid at 5:46 p.m. on Friday Oct. 2.
The 1,100-MW boiling water reactor (BWR) had already reached 70% power as of Saturday morning Oct. 3, according to a company spokesperson.
The nuclear generator was forced offline Sept. 28 after 8 p.m. ET. The reactor scrammed following a trip of both reactor recirculation pumps, according to an event report filed with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC).