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Indian Point


5 Reactors Connected to the Grid, 5 Removed in 2020

Nuclear power capacity continues to grow worldwide, as larger reactors are added to the grid while smaller units are retired. Furthermore, uprates to some existing reactors have also added to…


Deal Reached to Permanently Close Indian Point Nuclear Plant

Entergy Corp. and the state of New York have reached an agreement that will see the Indian Point nuclear power plant retired by 2021. “Key considerations in our decision to…


DTE Energy’s Fermi 2 Nuclear Reactor Gets License to Operate for 20 More Years

Fermi 2, a 1,170-MW boiling water reactor owned by DTE Electric on the western shore of Lake Erie, in Monroe County, Mich., has garnered the Nuclear Regulatory Commission's (NRC's) green…


Nuclear Reactor Baffle Bolt Problems Are Widespread Concern

Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG) anticipates extending Salem Nuclear Generating Station’s Unit 1 refueling outage, which began on April 14, so it can inspect, repair, and replace damaged baffle bolts…


Inspections at Indian Point Nuclear Plant Identify Missing Bolts in Reactor

While conducting a comprehensive inspection on more than 2,000 of the reactor’s removable insert liner bolts during a Unit 2 planned outage at the Indian Point nuclear power plant, engineers…