There has been an unplanned event at the Diablo Canyon Power Plant.
Here is the most current information about the situation:


Original date of incident: [date]
Incident update: [date]
Level of emergency: [level]

Incident details: [information]


No incident has occurred. Information will be posted here if there is a situation that warrants it.





Levels of emergencies

Learn about the different classifications of emergencies at nuclear power plants.

Emergency notification system

Find out how you will be notified if there is an emergency that requires public action.

What you should know about an evacuation

Find out from the San Luis Obispo County Office of Emergency Services what parents with children in school can expect, what to do if you are disabled or don't have transportation, how to make a family disaster plan and more.

Protective Action Zones (PAZ)

Determine what Protective Action Zone you are in and what actions you might take if directed to do so by the County in the event of an emergency.

Evacuation checklist

Find a list of items you’ll want to take with you in the event of an evacuation.

Shelter in place

Find out what you need to do to if directed by the San Luis Obispo County Office of Emergency Services to remain indoors.

Planning for the agricultural community

Find out from the San Luis Obispo County Office of Emergency Services about the impact to agriculture and actions that might be required.

Understanding radiation

Radiation is naturally occurring and found all around us.