- Location: Delta, Pennsylvania
- Owner: Exelon (50%) PSEG (50%)
- Operator: Exelon
- Construction Cost: $3.6B (2018$)
- Plant Output: 2,600 MW (Combined)
- Property Size: 620 acres
- Status: Operational
- Employees: 860
- Expected Shut Down Date: Unit 2 (2033), Unit 3 (2034)
- Current DTF Balance: $1.2B (2018$)
- DTF Balance Prior to Decommissioning: $1.8B (2018$)
- Decommissioning Cost Estimate: $1.4B (2018$)
- Spent Nuclear Fuel on Site: 1,933 metric tons
The Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station consists of two boiling water reactors. Construction began on Units 2 & 3 in 1968 with licensed operations commencing in 1974.
In 2003, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission granted Peach Bottom a twenty-year license renewal for both units 2 & 3. Their licensed operational life extends to 2033 and 2034 respectively.
The Peach Bottom nuclear power plant is located within York County, Pennsylvania. As of 2016, socioeconomic information is as follows:
- Population: 446,000
- Per Capita Annual Income: $46,000
- Unemployment rate (not seasonally adjusted): 4.0%
The annual payroll at the Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station is approximately $84M and in 2017 the plant contributed $1.5M in property tax payments.
Economic Development Administration Representative:
- Christopher Casper, Philadelphia Regional Office, t: (215) 597-1074, e: [email protected]
Nuclear Regulatory Commission Contact