Indian Point

Black smoke billows from the Indian Point nuclear power plant on May 9, 2015. (Credit: @RocklandFires/Twitter)

Entergy Report: Insulation Failure Sparked Transformer Fire At Indian Point

The Indian Point Energy Center supplies electricity for homes, businesses and public facilities in New York City and Westchester County.

06/30/2015

Cleanup Underway In Hudson River After Indian Point Oil Spill

Indian Point Says No Evidence Of Oil Hitting Hudson River After Spill

“Initial indications [show] no evidence of transformer oil actually reaching the river in any significant quantity,” Entergy tweeted Tuesday.

05/12/2015

Black smoke billows from the Indian Point nuclear power plant on May 9, 2015. (Credit: @RocklandFires/Twitter)

Indian Point Fire Spurs Environmental Concerns Along Hudson River

Cuomo said the state Department of Energy Conservation is on-site and on high alert.

05/10/2015

Smoke is seen rising following a report of an explosion at the Indian Point nuclear power plant on May 9, 2015. (credit: @GustavusHimself/Twitter)

Transformer Catches Fire At Indian Point, But Public Not In Danger

A transformer explosion at the Indian Point Energy Center on Saturday sent a cloud of black smoke into the scare, but no one was ever in danger, officials said.

05/09/2015

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

Group Calls For Wider Emergency Response Zone Around Indian Point

The Disaster Accountability Project says in a new report that residents of communities as far away from the plant as 50 miles are likely to evacuate in case of any such emergency at the power plant.

04/15/2015

Sunrise at 1 World Trade Center as seen from Chopper 880, April 10, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Sen. Schumer Proposes Bill To Make Trespassing On City Infrastructure A Crime

Sen. Charles Schumer announced legislation to make it a federal crime to trespass at places like the Statue of Liberty and Indian Point with the intent to commit a crime.

10/13/2014

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

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