In connection with the threat of hurricane Irma in the U.S. state of Florida will be closed for two nuclear power plants, which are among the most powerful in the United States. This was stated by utility company Florida Power&Light Company (FPL) on Twitter.

FPL operates in Florida for two nuclear power plants -Turkey Point and St. Lucie.

“They will be closed before the storm,” – said the press-Secretary of company Robert Gould.

Hurricane Irma, which moves in the direction of the southern States of the United States, has a fifth category – is extremely dangerous. He’s threatening storm winds and floods. The national hurricane center of the U.S. said that the hurricane could get even more power.

See also: From hurricane Irma could be affected 37 million people – UN

Hurricane Irma: in Florida will close down two nuclear power plants 08.09.2017

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