President Says Entergy To Exit Wholesale Nuclear Business Following Michigan Plant Closure
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President Says Entergy To Exit Wholesale Nuclear Business Following Michigan Plant Closure

“PALISADES TO CLOSE IN 2018 by Andrew Lersten COVERT — It was a shocker. There’s no other way to describe Thursday morning’s surprise announcement by Entergy that it plans to shut down its Palisades nuclear power plant Oct. 1, 2018. The plant is a huge economic powerhouse in Van Buren County and in Southwest Michigan. … Continue reading

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“Trump Team’s Asking for Ways to Keep Nuclear Power Alive”

“President-elect Donald Trump’s advisers are looking at ways in which the U.S. government could help nuclear power generators being forced out of the electricity market by cheaper natural gas and renewable resources. In a document obtained by Bloomberg, Trump’s transition team asked the Energy Department how it can help keep nuclear reactors “operating as part … Continue reading

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Matter of Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc. v New York State Dept. of State

“The issue presented is whether Entergy’s pending application to renew its federal [*2]operating licenses for the Indian Point nuclear reactors on the Hudson River in Westchester County, for an additional 20 years, is subject to review by the New York State Department of State for consistency with the policies of New York’s Coastal Management Program … Continue reading

Attorney General: “A Major Victory”
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Attorney General: “A Major Victory”

News from Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 21, 2016 New York City Press Office / 212-416-8060Albany Press Office / 518-473-5525nyag.pressoffice@ag.ny.govTwitter: @AGSchneiderman STATEMENT FROM A.G. SCHNEIDERMAN ON DECISION BY NEW YORK COURT OF APPEALS REGARDING REVIEW OF INDIAN POINT NUCLEAR POWER FACILITY RELICENSING NEW YORK – Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman issued the following … Continue reading

Riverkeeper: “A Monumental Day”
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Riverkeeper: “A Monumental Day”

A monumental day: NYS Court of Appeals decision effectively stops NRC from re-licensing Indian Point Contact: Cliff Weathers, Director of Communications, (914) 478-4501 ext. 239, cweathers@riverkeeper.org Riverkeeper President Paul Gallay issued this statement regarding today’s NYS Court of Appeals ruling on Indian Point: “This is a monumental day. This decision effectively stops the Nuclear Regulatory … Continue reading