It could explode and leave behind nuclear waste if destroyed. The reactor could go into overcharge mode, where it would produce 50% more power but would gradually damage the reactor.
|Overcharge||This switch allows the nuclear reactor to be overcharged for an additional 5 power units. Don't leave your nuclear reactors unattended with the switch on, since overcharging damages the structure over time and eventually causes the reactor to explode if Overcharge is not switched off.|
|Land Mines||Create mines around the nuclear reactor and harm enemy that pass through.||Available for all Chinese buildings except Speaker Towers for a cost of $600.|
|Neutron Mine||Upgrades the mines to the neutron mines around the nuclear reactor and harm infantry that pass through. Kill vehicles and tanks crew when pass through.||Purchasable at the building for a cost of $600.|
- Generals sneak peek patch 1.02: significantly reduced the amount of power given when overcharged