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FILE - A man fishes across the Hudson River from the Indian Point nuclear power plant in Buchanan, New York. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Report: Elevated Levels Of Tritium Found Near Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission and Entergy, which operated the plant, are trying to locate the source of the tritium.

06/10/2014

Indian Point Nuclear Plant (file/credit: Monika Graff/Getty Images)

Indian Point Union Agrees To Labor Deal; Strike Averted

Entergy Nuclear and Local 1-2 of the Utility Workers of America reached a labor deal just hours after the union’s contract was to expire at Midnight Friday.

01/18/2014

The Indian Point nuclear power plant - Buchanan, NY (file / credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Strike Looming At Indian Point Power Plant Over Expiring Union Contract

A collective bargaining agreement between the plant’s operator, Entergy, and the Utility Workers Union of America, Local 1-2, is set to expire at the end of the day Friday. Talks have been under way since Wednesday to try to negotiate a new contract.

01/16/2014

Indian Point Nuclear Plant (file/credit: Monika Graff/Getty Images)

Indian Point Nuclear Reactor Shut Down Due To Generator Problem

Plant owner Entergy Nuclear says there was no release of radioactivity. The company says a controller device failed Monday night in one of four steam generators attached to Indian Point 3.

01/07/2014

Sen. Charles Schumer calls for plan to implement 24/7 maritime security at Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant, Nov. 25, 2013. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Schumer Calls For Probe Into Waterfront Security Efforts At Indian Point

Sen., Charles Schumer is suggesting that the Coast Guard “quarterback the effort” to provide a 24-hour maritime security plan.

11/25/2013

The Indian Point nuclear power plant - Buchanan, NY (file / credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

NRC To Allow Indian Point Reactor To Operate With Expired License

The renewal process could be more than a year, given the controversy involved. New York state and environmental groups have voiced opposition to a new 20-year license.

08/19/2013

The Indian Point nuclear power plant - Buchanan, NY - File / Photo: Monika Graff/Getty Images

NRC: Indian Point On Track For License Renewal

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission issued a supplement to a 2010 study Tuesday. That study found Indian Point’s impact is not great enough to deny a new 20-year license.

06/25/2013

Environmentalists call for the shut down of Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant, May 14, 2013. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Environmental Groups Give Indian Point Failing Marks On Host Of Safety Issues

The report card results were announced one day after it was learned that one of Indian Point’s reactors will become the first and only nuclear reactor in the country operating without a license.

05/14/2013

Indian Point Energy Center in Buchanan, N.Y. (file / credit: Mario Tama/GettyImages)

Indian Point To Become First Nuclear Plant To Operate With Expired License

Indian Point 2’s 40-year license expires on Sept. 28. Officials said the reactor can keep operating because Entergy Nuclear, its owner, filed for renewal more than five years before the expiration date.

05/13/2013

The Indian Point nuclear power plant - Buchanan, NY - File / Photo: Monika Graff/Getty Images

Report: Indian Point’s Continued Operation Would Have Minimal Impact On Protected Fish

The federal fisheries service report said the continued operation of two nuclear plants in the New York City suburbs would kill hundreds of fish in two protected species, but it would not come close to wiping them out.

02/05/2013

A man goes fishing across the Hudson River from the Indian Point nuclear power plant (file / credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Riverkeeper Calls For Shutdown Of Indian Point In NRC Filing

Thursday marked yet another call for the shutdown of the Indian Point nuclear power facility in Westchester County, citing possible danger to the area.

11/15/2012

Indian Point Energy Center in Buchanan, N.Y. (file / credit: Mario Tama/GettyImages)

Safety Concerns Might Mean Shutdown For Indian Point

A local nuclear power plant faces a possible shutdown after officials and activists have expressed fear over the facility’s operations.

10/15/2012

The Indian Point nuclear power plant - Buchanan, NY (file / credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Employee Sues Indian Point Nuclear Plant, Claims Inadequate And Lax Security Conditions

“His main concern is the security and safety of the 20 million people who live within the 50 mile meltdown zone at Indian Point,” said Clifton Travis’ attorney Amy Bellantoni.

09/13/2012

Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant (credit: Flickr)

Report: More Blackouts If Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant Is Shuttered

A draft report said that closing Indian Point would degrade New York’s electric grid. Gov. Cuomo opposes the new licenses for Entergy, calling the plant unsafe.

08/27/2012

A man goes fishing across the Hudson River from the Indian Point nuclear power plant (file / credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Indian Point Nuke Plant Back In Service After Day Offline

Entergy Nuclear says the Indian Point 3 reactor was put back into service Thursday afternoon.

03/01/2012

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