Fessenheim nuclear power plant, first French PWR, about to close

Sentinel-2 MSI acquired on 21 March 2019 at 10:30:21 UTC
Sentinel-1 CSAR IW acquired on 23 March 2019 at 05:42:49 UTC
Author(s): Sentinel Vision team, VisioTerra, France - svp@visioterra.fr
Keyword(s): Climate change, global warming, greenhouse gas, non-renewable energy, power plant, infrastructure, land, river, France
Fig. 1 - S2 (21.03.2019) - 4,3,2 natural colour - Fessenheim nuclear power plant is built along the Grand Canal d'Alsace, next to the Rhine.
It is located in the Alsace plain, north of Mulhouse in the Rhine graben between the Vosges (France) & Black Forest (Germany) rift flank ranges.
Fig. 2 - S1 (23.03.2019) - vv,vh,ndi(vh,vv) colour composite - Its two 900MW Pressurized Water Reactors were commissioned in 1977.
Fig. 3 - They have produced 11 TWh yearly until they are stopped on 22 February & June 2020.
Fig. 4 - In its lifetime, it encountered several events up to anomaly level, 2nd out of the 9 grades of the International Nuclear Event Scale