April 17, 2013
LaSalle Units Automatically Shut Down During Storm
Exelon Generation’s LaSalle County Generating Station declared an Unusual Event at 3:11 p.m. CT today, after both units automatically shut down when power from the switchyard into the site was interrupted during a severe thunderstorm.
March 25, 2013
Byron Unit 2 Back at Full Power
Byron Generating Station Unit 2 returned to full power on Saturday, March 23 at noon CDT, following repairs to a motor associated with the main generator cooling pump.
March 25, 2013
Limerick Outage Fuels Local Economy
More than 2,000 supplementary workers are in the area to perform detailed inspections, equipment upgrades and maintenance work
March 21, 2013
Byron Unit 2 Shut Down
Operators at Byron Generating Station manually shut down the Unit 2 reactor at 7:51 p.m. CDT Wednesday to address a main generator cooling pump malfunction.
March 19, 2013
Exelon's 'Fishing for a Cure' Bass Tournament Sold Out
For the fourth year in a row, Exelon’s “Fishing for a Cure” reached its maximum participation limit of 100 boats, which guarantees a minimum donation of $15,000 to this year’s sponsored organization, the Alzheimer's Association, Greater Illinois Chapter.
March 11, 2013
Local Economy Benefits from Nuclear Refuel Outage
More than 2,000 highly trained technical workers will arrive at Quad Cities Generating Station this week to assist station personnel with the facility’s scheduled Unit 1 refuel outage that began earlier today. This is the 22nd refueling outage for Unit 1.
March 06, 2013
LaSalle Station Completes Scheduled Refuel Outage
Operators returned LaSalle County Generating Station Unit 2 to full power today, marking the successful conclusion of the station’s 14th scheduled refueling outage until the next refuel outage in two years.