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Information about the Xcel Energy Prairie Island Nuclear Power Plant steam generator delivery and replacement for Unit 2 in 2013. The information is titled "Prairie Island Nuclear Plant: Full Steam Ahead". There is information on the Prairie Isalnd Nuclear Generating Plant, what a steam generator is, and the project of replacing the steam geneators on Unit 2. There is a photograph of the steam generators on a barge and drawings of a nuclear power plant vs. a fossil fuel plant and a diagram of a steam generator. The items were available for guests from Xcel Energy at a special event of an open house of the "Prairie Island and the Nuclear Generating Plant" exhibit at GCHS that was co-sponsered by the Red Wing Chamber of Commerce, Xcel Energy, Prairie Island Indain Community, and GCHS. The event was held at GCHS on 4/18/2013 from 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.

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