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Joint Legislative Public Hearing: Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant Shutdown
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Joint Legislative Public Hearing: Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant Shutdown

Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant Shutdown 28 Feb 2017 Senate Standing Committee on Energy and Telecommunications Chair: Senator Joseph A. Griffo Public Hearing: Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant Shutdown Place: Roosevelt Hearing Room C, Legislative Office Building, 2nd Floor, Albany, New York Time: 10:00 A.M. Contact: Emma Maceko (518) 455-2908 (Senate); Media Contact: Rocco LaDuca … Continue reading

“No gas-fired power plant at Indian Point” by Paul Gallay
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“No gas-fired power plant at Indian Point” by Paul Gallay

“Despite suggestions to the contrary, a new natural gas-fired power plant in the shadow of the Indian Point nuclear power plant is neither viable nor necessary. It’s an idea that must be rejected. Riverkeeper had long advocated for the closure of the Indian Point nuclear power plant. As part of these efforts, Riverkeeper has done … Continue reading

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“Schumer: Coast Guard cuts could impact Indian Point security” by Thomas C. Zambito

“Sen. Charles Schumer is opposed to a Trump Administration plan to reduce the U.S. Coast Guard’s budget Siphoning money from the Coast Guard’s budget to build a wall on the nation’s southern border would hinder efforts to protect the Indian Point nuclear power plant from attack, Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY) warned Wednesday. “The Coast Guard plays … Continue reading

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Letters: Indian Point Energy from The Highlands Current

“Entergy’s willingness to close Indian Point is based primarily on internal business decisions rather than, as the company would like us to believe, an oppressive regulatory environment. According to Entergy’s most recent filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, a decreasing number of companies supply the key parts required to repair and maintain the … Continue reading

Proponents of Indian Point Use Same Old Tired Arguments
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Proponents of Indian Point Use Same Old Tired Arguments

“Wake up and smell the coffee guys. Take a look at what is happening in the electricity markets. Entergy is out of here because demand is shrinking and they can’t make money when there is an energy surplus. Which is what we have right now. Generation to replace Indian Point is already in place. Ask … Continue reading

“Indian Point: Unit 3 shut down for maintenance, refueling” by Matt Coyne and Thomas C. Zambito
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“Indian Point: Unit 3 shut down for maintenance, refueling” by Matt Coyne and Thomas C. Zambito

“The maintenance and refueling will cost $100 million One of the two power-generating units at Indian Point has been shut down for a $100 million maintenance project, parent company Entergy said Monday morning. Entergy said the nuclear power plant’s Unit 3 will undergo refueling and maintenance after being in operation for 453 continuous days, remaining online … Continue reading