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"We take our oath of office seriously." Employees at the Entergy River Bend Nuclear Plant, located in West Feliciana Parish, contacted Klein in 2016 to remove "nuisance animals" from the plant, according to Klein's arrest warrant. Klein told Entergy employees it would cost them $750 a month to remove the ...
It's difficult, even during a period of incredibly steady performance by 98 out of 99 nuclear plants, to engage in discussions about the importance of nuclear energy for the resilience of the U.S. power grid when the 99th plant shuts down unexpectedly and remains shutdown for what is now going on six days.

Power generated by a nuclear plant is even more expensive -- $95.20 per megawatt hour. Entergy Louisiana broke ground last week on an $872 million combined-cycle, natural gas-fired plant in Lake Charles, LA. Using natural gas instead of coal is expected to save the company's customers between ...
NorthStar has promised to decommission and restore most of the site no later than 2030, which is decades faster than Entergy is proposing. The cleanup company has assembled what State called a "dream team" of subcontractors for the Vermont Yankee job, including Waste Control Specialists, which ...
Phil Scott and the owner and would-be owner of the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant have made progress in resolving the state's concerns about the sale. In a series of filings this week with the public utility Commission, plant owner Entergy nuclear and would-be owner NorthStar Group Holdings ...
"We were opposed by the PSC, the nuclear energy plant owners, Entergy, Exelon and Constellation, and their phalanx of lawyers. But we prevailed and proved our issues are substantive and triable. It's vitally important that the court fully adjudicate the reasons why these nuclear subsidies don't belong in ...

The measure deals a small setback for Exelon Corp., whose Subsidiaries own the R.E Ginna and Nine Mile Point nuclear plants in upstate New York. Defendants in the lawsuit also include Entergy Corp., which owns Indian Point 2 and 3, and the New York state Public Service Commission (PSC).
Dominion's Millstone nuclear plant could warrant subsidies, draft report says ... to move forward with a possible solicitation process for zero emission credits (ZEC) for the state's only nuclear power plant, Dominion Energy's Millstone ... The bill was the latest state effort to shore up ailing nuclear power plants.
A strike by nuclear power plant workers has been avoided as an agreement has been reached between union employees and the owners of the Indian Point Energy Center in Buchanan. Officials with owner operator Entergy announced today that they have reached a new four-year contract agreement with ...
Contract talks between representatives of the parent company of New York's Indian Point nuclear plant and union officials are set to resume Tuesday. The talks broke down just before dawn Saturday. Union members have been calling for job retention beyond the planned closure of the plant by 2021.
NUCLEAR. Entergy, NextEra head for the exit at NEI. Sam Mintz, E&E News reporter. Published: Wednesday, January 17, 2018. Two utilities that own more than a dozen nuclear power plants are leaving the nuclear industry's top trade group.
Operators at Entergy's 992-MW River Bend-1 nuclear reactor in St Francisville, Louisiana, initiated a "planned" manual shutdown of the unit at 2 am CST ... at 64% of capacity on Sunday, 66% on Saturday and 100% Friday, according to the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission's daily reactor status report.
The parent companies of two major Southeast utilities have pulled out of the leading trade group that advocates for grants and tax breaks for nuclear power plants. A spokesman for the Nuclear Energy Institute confirmed that Entergy and NextEra Energy have decided not to renew their memberships with ...
This change may be a result of airborne emissions of radioactive iodine from the Indian Point nuclear power plant, which is located at the crossroads of ... An agreement to close the plant by 2021 between Entergy (which owns and operates the plant) and New York state was reached in January of this year.
According to state documents, both have more than 30 years of experience in the energy industry, including experience with nuclear issues. After learning of the state's intention to hire GDS, Entergy's attorneys said they were satisfied that the company presented no risk of bias. But the attorneys still argued ...
As the largest operator of nuclear power plants in the U.S., Crane's Exelon is a key player in two of the biggest policy initiatives underway in the power sector: providing cost recovery to baseload power plants and recognizing the emissions-free generation that nuclear energy provides. In an interview last ...
Entergy wants to sell the idled Vernon nuclear plant to New York-based NorthStar Group Services, which says it can clean up most of the site as early as 2026. By contrast ... The sale cannot happen without approvals from the state public utility Commission and the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

In the event of an actual emergency, the sirens are intended to alert everyone within 10 miles of the Entergy-owned nuclear plant, including portions of East and West Feliciana, Pointe Coupee and East Baton Rouge parishes. The sirens do not signal an evacuation, the company wrote in its emergency ...
MONTPELIER, Vt. -- Entergy nuclear and NorthStar Group Services have withdrawn their objections to the state public utility Commission's plan to hire a consultant to evaluate the proposed sale and decommissioning of the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant. In a filing Monday, Entergy's attorneys said ...
I filed legislation to create a nuclear power station post-closure trust fund. The owner of Pilgrim -- currently Entergy -- would be required to pay an annual $25 million fee if decommissioning is not complete within five years of the time the plant ceases to generate power. The creation of the fund, to be ...
Entergy Texas reminds customers to be wary, as scammers are ... generating capacity, including nearly 9,000 megawatts of nuclear power.
Entergy shareholders invested more than $10.9 million in charitable ... generating capacity, including nearly 9,000 megawatts of nuclear power.
Feds want answers from Pilgrim nuclear plant .... A large portion of the five years in question predate Entergy's ownership of Pilgrim.
Brattleboro, VT. -- Entergy nuclear is fighting the Vermont public utility Commission's plans to hire a private consultant to help it analyze ...
... 9,000 megawatts of nuclear power. Entergy delivers electricity to 2.9 million utility customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas.
... sounding of the sirens located within the 10-mile Emergency Planning Zone (EPZ) of Entergy'sPilgrim nuclear power Station in Plymouth.
Entergy nuclear is fighting the public utility Commission's plans to hire a private consultant to help it analyze the proposed sale of the Vermont ...
Vermont officials have sought stronger restrictions on Entergy's ability to tap into the trust, but the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission ...
The U.S. Department of Energy's Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) directing the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to ...
A large portion of the five years in question predate Entergy's ownership ... David Lochbaum, director of the Nuclear Safety Project for the Union ...
Entergy Arkansas seeks rate increase .... A 2013 industrial accident at the nuclear plant near Russellville killed one worker and injured eight ...
Michael Twomey, vice president for external affairs at Entergy, defended nuclear energy's role as an emissions-free resource. nuclear power's ...
Film on closure of nuclear plant at Spire Center Sunday .... the eventual decision by the plant owner, Entergy, to close the plant for economic ...
The Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant in Vernon. Photo courtesy of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission "The role that the commission ...
The spent nuclear fuel at Vermont Yankee is being stored in dry casks on the ... Entergy filed its objection this week after the public utility ...
"Entergy has committed to complete all of the outstanding items identified in the performance improvement plan for Arkansas Nuclear One by ...
Energy Secretary Rick Perry's proposal to give cost-recovery status to coal and nuclear plants in competitive energy markets in the name of grid ...
Dynegy Inc.'s pending merger with Vistra Energy will create a company ... and the 798-MW Palisades nuclear power plant in Covert, Michigan, ...
Entergy Corp. has once again reversed a decision on closing one of its nuclear power plants, raising questions about its 2019 shutdown of the ...
Entergy Corp. has once again reversed a decision on closing one of its nuclear power plants, raising questions about its 2019 shutdown of the ...
In 2013, to many Vernonites' surprise and horror, Entergy announced ... According to the Nuclear Energy Institute, a typical plant spins off some ...
***SPONSORED LINK: Network with Duke Energy, the U.S. Army, Entergy ... NUCLEAR: Florida regulators will meet today to consider Florida ...
Entergy Corp.'s Palisades nuclear plant in Covert Township, which produces electricity for consumers Energy, was up for closure in October ...
Six nuclear reactors have closed since 2013, according to the Nuclear Energy Institute, and several more plants, including Entergy's Pilgrim in ...
Six nuclear reactors have closed since 2013, according to the Nuclear Energy Institute, and several more plants, including Entergy's Pilgrim in ...
Entergy Corp., the owner-operator of Pilgrim nuclear power Station, has for the second time reversed course on closure of another of its plants, ...
FERC last week opened settlement proceedings to address a two-state complaint against an Entergy subsidiary's proposed return on equity for ...
"This is a welcomed announcement for the workers and the community. As a long-time supporter of safe, reliable, and secure nuclear energy, ...
COVERT, MI -- Entergy corporation plans to continue operating Palisades nuclear plant through the spring of 2022, the company said in a ...
The Michigan Public Service Commission last week approved $142 million for a securitization plan consumers Energy Co. proposed to buy out ...


 

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