Ontario nuclear fleet cracks 10,000 MW output as first serious heat wave of 2012 bears down: do 416 voters know what is running and cooling Toronto?

At six a.m. today (June 19), the Ontario nuclear fleet was providing 10,550 megawatts of electric power to the provincial grid. That works out to over 62 percent of the supply. Nuclear output has rarely been over 10,000 MW since…