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#Arizona_Public_Service says nuclear plant may close from vote, study disagrees

Arizona Public Service says nuclear plant may close from vote, study disagrees The conflict is heating up over an Arizona ballot measure to promote renewable energy and how it impact the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station — the most powerful nuclear power plant in the United States. Power plant operator Arizona Public Service Co. said … Continue reading #Arizona_Public_Service says nuclear plant may close from vote, study disagrees

ISO-NE seeks US FERC permission to keep Exelon units online for fuel security

ISO-NE seeks US FERC permission to keep Exelon units online for fuel security In an apparent first, the New England grid operator has asked federal regulators for permission to pursue a reliability must-run agreement to keep two retiring units of Exelon’s Mystic Generating Station in Middlesex, Massachusetts, online to address reliability risks related to “fuel … Continue reading ISO-NE seeks US FERC permission to keep Exelon units online for fuel security

Coal and nuclear plant owners wrap themselves in ‘resilience flag’ to draw Trump’s attention

Coal and nuclear plant owners wrap themselves in ‘resilience flag’ to draw Trump’s attention New report downplays concerns about loss of coal and nuclear plants. Until 2017, the “resilience” of the electric power sector had referred to the power grid’s ability to withstand and recover from extreme weather and other threats. But the Trump administration, … Continue reading Coal and nuclear plant owners wrap themselves in ‘resilience flag’ to draw Trump’s attention