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What does EP stand for?

EP stands for Emergency Pump

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At Oyster Creek, a "Fukushima style" reactor on the Jersey shore, the storm surge came within six inches of disabling emergency pumps needed to keep spent fuel assemblies from overheating.
The water tanks were unreachable, and the electricity current was cut, which halted the work of electric pumps; the emergency pumps did not work, and none of the emergency measures worked either, meaning it was not possible to cool the nuclear reactor.
Scottish Water said the sewage was halted yesterday - two-and-a-half days on from the initial incident - after emergency pumps were installed at Seafield plant in Leith, Edinburgh.
Emergency pumps finally stopped the flow, more than 60 hours after a "catastrophic failure" at Edinburgh's main treatment works resulted in 200million litres of untreated effluent pouring into the estuary.