April 19, 2011
Nuclear Power 101! Byron Station to Host Community Open House May 1
If a good tutorial on nuclear power is on your to-do list, take some time to visit Byron Station on Sunday, May 1 during the plant’s annual community open house. The event will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. in the station’s training building on plant property.
March 29, 2011
Exelon Statement on Proposed EPA Rules
Over the past two weeks, the U.S. EPA has proposed two important and much-anticipated rules affecting the electric generation industry — the Air Toxics Rule under the Clean Air Act and the regulation of cooling water systems under Section 316(b)
March 24, 2011
Braidwood Station Declares, Terminates Unusual Event
Operators at the Braidwood Generating Station declared and terminated an unusual event this morning when power to a plant control room alarm system was temporarily interrupted. The Unusual Event was declared at 10:18 a.m. and terminated at 10:47 a.m.
March 14, 2011
Exelon Statement on Japan Disaster
Exelon is closely monitoring the situation in Japan as it continues to unfold. While there is still a great deal we don’t know, it appears that the damage to the Japanese plants was primarily related to the tsunami, not the earthquake.