Scouts visit Fermi

Scouts visit Fermi

A group of about 125 Scouts visited Fermi 2 on Saturday to get an up-close look at the science behind nuclear power. Boy Scouts and Venturing Scouts from Indiana, Ohio and throughout Michigan — including about a dozen from Monroe County — were at the nuclear power...
Nuclear Fuel Handler: No, I don’t glow

Nuclear Fuel Handler: No, I don’t glow

When talking about work, Garrett Keel gets some unusual questions. A common one is: “do you glow?” That’s because Keel works as a nuclear fuel handler at DTE Energy’s Fermi 2 nuclear power plant. That puts Keel in close proximity to the uranium fuel used at the power...