February 11, 2011
Tulon Named Site Vice President at Byron Generating Station
Tim Tulon has been named Byron Generating Station site vice president. Tulon replaces Dan Enright, who will become site vice president at the company’s Braidwood Generating Station.
BYRON, Ill. – Tim Tulon has been named Byron Generating Station site vice president. Tulon replaces Dan Enright, who will become site vice president at the company’s Braidwood Generating Station.
“It is a pleasure to return to the plant I worked at in the 1980s and 90s, and I am eager to help Byron Station continue on its path of excellence as one of the top producing plants in the country,” said Tulon, who lived in Rockford for more than 15 years during his previous stint at Byron. “The commitment to safety runs deep here and the plant’s efficiency is among the elite in the United States.
“I am looking forward to meeting and working with our neighbors and local officials in and around the Byron Station area.”
Tulon’s primary responsibility will be to oversee the safe and reliable operation of Byron Station and to ensure the public is kept informed of the operation of the plant. Tulon has more than 34 years of experience in management and operational support of nuclear stations, serving most recently as the vice president, Midwest Operations for Exelon Nuclear at the company’s headquarters in Warrenville, Ill.
Before that post, Tulon held the title of site vice president at Braidwood and Quad Cities stations. In his previous stint at Byron Station, Tulon held the positions of maintenance manager and operations manager and also held a Senior Reactor Operator’s license at Byron from 1983-1990.
Tulon holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Valparaiso University.
Exelon Corporation is one of the nation’s largest electric utilities with more than $18 billion in annual revenues. The company has one of the industry’s largest portfolios of electricity generation capacity, with a nationwide reach and strong positions in the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic. Exelon distributes electricity to approximately 5.4 million customers in northern Illinois and southeastern Pennsylvania and natural gas to approximately 490,000 customers in the Philadelphia area. Exelon is headquartered in Chicago and trades on the NYSE under the ticker EXC.