Clogging power plant intakes caused by the gelatineous plankton in the eastern Korean water

Title
Clogging power plant intakes caused by the gelatineous plankton in the eastern Korean water
Author(s)
채진호; 최현우; 김동성; 이재학; 이우진; 황두진; 홍재상
KIOST Author(s)
Choi, Hyun Woo(최현우)Kim, Dong Sung(김동성)
Alternative Author(s)
최현우; 김동성; 이재학
Publication Year
2003-11-06
Abstract
Euphausiids, Euphausia pacifica and jellies, Aurelia aurita have been reported to be the main organisms to colg the drum screen in the cooling water supply system of a nuclear power plant at Uljin, eastern coast of korea. However, a large amount of gelatinous plankton, especially Salpa fudiformis also had been sucked into the seawater intake to clog the screen at 18 June 2003 (Korea Hydro & Nuclear Co. estimated presumptively the whole amount of the clogged animals at 295 ton and it caused 38% of malfunction in generation capability of the power plant.
URI
https://sciwatch.kiost.ac.kr/handle/2020.kiost/32112
Bibliographic Citation
한국해양학회 추계학회, pp.146, 2003
Type
Conference
Language
Korean
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Research Interests

Biophysiological ecology,Meiobenthology,해양생물 생리생태학,중형저서생물학

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