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Why nuclear plants are shutting down

Why nuclear plants are shutting down The infamous Indian Point nuclear plant, located roughly 30 miles north of Manhattan, shut down earlier this year. To many, the shutdown was a victory following decades of protests about safety and environmental concerns. Here’s the problem: When operating, Indian Point provided more electricity than is produced annually by …

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NRC Holds Public Hearing On Indian Point Decommissioning

NRC Holds Public Hearing On Indian Point Decommissioning BUCHANAN, NY – The Nuclear Regulatory Commission will hold a public meeting to discuss and take comments about a decommissioning roadmap report for the Indian Point nuclear power plant. The NRC said, on July 29, staff will present information on regulatory reviews and oversight of the plant …

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New Indian Point Oversight Board Forms

New Indian Point Oversight Board Forms With the shuttering of the final nuclear reactor at Indian Point in April, the Indian Point Closure Task Force is no more. But, per the order of Gov. Andrew Cuomo, the Indian Point Decommissioning Oversight Board has formed and held its first meeting last month.

New York approves Indian Point sale after Holtec sets up trust to cover cost of cleanup

New York approves Indian Point sale after Holtec sets up trust to cover cost of cleanup The state Public Service Commission has O.K.’d the sale of the Indian Point nuclear power facility to Holtec International subsidiaries, a key step in a protracted round of approvals needed to lock up the sale. The PSC’s approval came …

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Local communities struggle with closures as Indian Point shuts down

Local communities struggle with closures as Indian Point shuts down A nuclear plant closure can leave a deep hole in local finances, thousands of well paid, highly skilled workers out of a job and retiring or migrating to other parts of the country, and cause a rise in respiratory problems as pollutant-spewing alternatives are brought …

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