Strike Looming At Indian Point Power Plant Over Expiring Union ContractA 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.
Schumer Calls For Probe Into Waterfront Security Efforts At Indian PointSen., Charles Schumer is suggesting that the Coast Guard "quarterback the effort'' to provide a 24-hour maritime security plan.
NRC To Allow Indian Point Reactor To Operate With Expired LicenseThe 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.
NRC: Indian Point On Track For License RenewalThe 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.
Environmental Groups Give Indian Point Failing Marks On Host Of Safety IssuesThe 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.
Indian Point To Become First Nuclear Plant To Operate With Expired LicenseIndian 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.
Riverkeeper Calls For Shutdown Of Indian Point In NRC FilingThursday marked yet another call for the shutdown of the Indian Point nuclear power facility in Westchester County, citing possible danger to the area.
N.J. Nuclear Reactor Running At Full Power Following Cutback From Hurricane Irene FloodingFederal Nuclear Regulatory Commission spokesman Neill Sheehan said Salem II was running at full power as of late Friday morning. Salem I was at 80 percent.
NRC: Indian Point Should Tighten TrainingAn official from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission says Indian Point is among the nuclear power plants that needs to tighten training for a severe emergency or disaster.
Connecticut Nuclear Power Plant To Review Disaster Plans The Millstone Power Station in Waterford is starting to pull together teams that will evaluate response plans for earthquakes, floods and other natural disasters.
Reactor At Indian Point 3 Shut Down For RefuelingA spokesman said Indian Point 3 will remain offline for about a month.
Sirens Around Indian Point Nuclear Plant Successfully TestedThe 172 sirens that dot four counties around the Indian Point nuclear power plants will be wailing away Wednesday.
NY Joins Suit Over Nuclear Waste StorageNew York's attorney general, Eric Schneiderman, said the decision violates requirements for a review of health, safety and environmental hazards.
Indian Point Nuclear Plant Back OnlineThe plant owner, Entergy Corp., said the transformer explosion on Nov. 7 was due to a failed high voltage bushing. Bushings connect the transformer to the overhead lines that carry electricity to the main electrical grid.
Concerns Raised Over Pipeline Near Indian PointThe nuclear reactors' owner, the pipelines' owner and regulators say the pipelines do not pose a threat.