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DEP, Talen Energy, and Environmental Integrity Project Reach Settlement for Violations at Brunner Island

By at August 12, 2019 | 8:33 pm | 0 Comment

COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA Dept. of Environmental Protection Commonwealth News Bureau Room 308, Main Capitol Building Harrisburg PA., 17120 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 07/31/2019 CONTACT: John Repetz, DEP 717-705-4904 DEP, Talen Energy, and Environmental Integrity Project Reach Settlement for Violations at Brunner Island Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today announced a settlement […]

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Welcome to Harrisburg Airport

By at June 5, 2019 | 6:02 pm | 0 Comment

Welcome to Harrisburg Airport

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NRC Schedules Webinar to Discuss 2018 Safety Performance at Pennsylvania Nuclear Power Plants

By at June 5, 2019 | 5:57 pm | 0 Comment

No: I-19-012 May 21, 2019 Contact: Diane Screnci, 610-337-5330 Neil Sheehan, 610-337-5331 NRC Schedules Webinar to Discuss 2018 Safety Performance at Pennsylvania Nuclear Power Plants The Nuclear Regulatory Commission staff will hold a public webinar on June 12 to discuss the agency’s annual assessment of safety performance at the nuclear power plants located in Pennsylvania. […]

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Exelon upgraded at Wells Fargo, citing helpful nuclear power legislation

By at April 8, 2019 | 9:17 am | 0 Comment

Exelon (EXC +0.5%) edges higher after Wells Fargo upgrades shares to Outperform from Market Perform with a $57 price target, raised from $50, as the firm points to several factors including new supportive nuclear-related legislative initiatives, particularly in Illinois, where 60% of the nuclear capacity of the company’s ExGen subsidiary is located. Read more

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Exelon spent millions in lobbying after announcing TMI closure

By at April 3, 2019 | 4:35 pm | 0 Comment

From the York Dispatch: Exelon Corp. nearly tripled its lobbying expenditures in Pennsylvania between 2016 and 2018 — and it will soon see if that paid off as hearings about subsidizing nuclear energy begin next week. The struggling nuclear energy industry has attempted to seize on the national push for zero-emissions energy, which in Exelon’s case […]

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You’re Invited! 40 Years Later: The Nuclear Disaster at Three Mile Island

By at March 22, 2019 | 12:44 pm | 0 Comment

Dear Friend, March 28, 2019 marks the 40th Annversary of the Three Mile Island accident. It woke up millions to the dangers of nuclear power and remains one of the largest nuclear disasters in the world. But the terrible impacts of the partial meltdown, explosion, and releases of radiation on communities around TMI have always […]

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Three Mile Island – March 28, 1979

By at March 20, 2019 | 1:46 pm | 0 Comment

It was an early and sunny spring day in the Susquehanna River Valley 40 years ago. What possibly could go wrong? I had been in Harrisburg all of five weeks on March 28, 1979, covering the statehouse for Ottaway Newspapers. When I came to work in the Capitol newsroom that morning, I heard local media […]

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TMIA: Steam Generators at TMI Unit 1

By at March 10, 2019 | 11:39 pm | 0 Comment

Safety Compromised – Steam Generators Defects at Three Mile Island.pdf Three Mile Island’s Steam Generator Safety is Suspect slides.pdf Three Mile Island’s Steam Generators are Defective updated March 2019.pdf TMI Alert Petition for Enforcement Action Steam Generators March 11 2019.pdf Three Mile Island’s Steam Generators are Defective updated March 2019.pdf  

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Draft recommendations for Route 39/743 Corridor Study

By at February 18, 2019 | 1:58 pm | 0 Comment

View: Draft Recommendation View: Draft Recommendation Presentation

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Rate Counsel Says PSEG, Exelon Failed to Show Need for $300M Nuclear Subsidies

By at February 5, 2019 | 5:52 pm | 0 Comment

From NJ Spotlight: The state should deny $300 million in ratepayer subsidies to PSEG Nuclear and Exelon Generation as the two companies failed to prove their three nuclear power plants in South Jersey will close without the incentives, according to a filing by the New Jersey Rate Counsel. Rate Counsel Stefanie Brand said the two […]

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