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ASSISSTANCE TO NUCLEAR POWER HOST COMMUNITIES SECURED IN FY 2020 FEDERAL BUDGET!

ASSISSTANCE TO NUCLEAR POWER HOST COMMUNITIES SECURED IN FY 2020 FEDERAL BUDGET! There is some good news in this year’s federal budget for communities facing the closure of a nuclear power plant.  In particular, the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) was allocated $15,000,000 to help nuclear closure communities (NCCs) plan for economic recovery in the …

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Proposed bylaw would regulate truck traffic as Pilgrim Station is torn down

Proposed bylaw would regulate truck traffic as Pilgrim Station is torn down Plymouth doesn’t have much oversight of the goings-on at Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station, but it hopes to exert influence on the comings and goings there. PLYMOUTH – Plymouth doesn’t have much oversight of the goings-on at Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station, but it hopes …

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Holtec’s Plan To Demolish Indian Point Generates Many Questions

Holtec’s Plan To Demolish Indian Point Generates Many Questions CORTLANDT, NY – Cortlandt residents concerned about plans to tear down the Indian Point nuclear plants and store the radioactive waste crowded into Buchanan Village Hall this week to hear from Holtec International, the decommissioning company that could become the plants’ new owner. The sale to …

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Is The Company Poised To Dismantle Indian Point Too Radioactive?

Is The Company Poised To Dismantle Indian Point Too Radioactive? When Deb Milone looks at the soon-to-close Indian Point Energy Center, standing sentinel on a promontory above the Hudson River, she sees a future business campus, manufacturing hub, or some other revenue generator. “It’s 90 acres, and it’s a huge amount of tax loss to …

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Holtec Projects $2.3 Billion Price Tag for Indian Point Decommissioning

Holtec Projects $2.3 Billion Price Tag for Indian Point Decommissioning – ExchangeMonitor Holtec International believes it can complete decommissioning of the three nuclear reactors at the Indian Point Energy Center in upstate New York in 12 to 15 years at a cost of $2.3 billion, according to a new filing with the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory …

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The Future Of Pilgrim Power Plant

The Future Of Pilgrim Power Plant The Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station closed May 31, ended nuclear power generation in Massachusetts. While the doors of the plant have closed, many questions about its future remain. Here to bring us up to date and help us look forward is WBUR environmental editor Barbara Moran.

Feds, Developers Seek Second Life for Former Nuclear Plants — Bloomberg Environment

Steam rises out of the nuclear plant on Three Mile Island nuclear plant on March 26, 2019. The plant closed in September, 40 years after it was the site of a partial meltdown. Photographer: Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP via Getty Images Sylvia Carignan, Reporter — Dec. 12, 2019, 5:01 PM Decommissioned nuclear power plants are an untapped but …

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