DTE Energy’s Fermi 2 nuclear power plant in Newport, MI, is back online.

The plant restart started last Friday and synced to the system on Sunday, said Stephen Tait, DTE Energy spokesman.

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“It was a successful outage and we fixed the equipment we needed to,” he said.

The plant went offline at 3 a.m. Nov. 7 to repair a main unit transformer, which is separate from the reactor.

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It was the second time in 2016 the plant went offline for scheduled maintenance.

“We will ramp it up to 100 percent after some more testing,” Tait said.

Fermi 2 is an 1,100-megawatt boiling water reactor that started operating in 1988 after a 20-year construction period that cost $5 billion.

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