March 11, 2010
Braidwood Station to Host Community Information Night March 25
Exelon Nuclear’s Braidwood Station will host its next Community Information Night on Thursday, March 25.
BRACEVILLE, Illinois. (March 11, 2010) – Exelon Nuclear’s Braidwood Station will host its next Community Information Night on Thursday, March 25. The information night will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. at Cinder Ridge Golf Course, 24801 Lakepoint Drive, Wilmington.
Exelon representatives, technical experts and officials from various agencies – including the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, and Illinois Emergency Management Agency – will be on hand to provide information and answer questions on a one-on-one basis with attendees about the operation of Braidwood Station, including:
• Tritium groundwater location maps
• Station operational improvement projects
• Health and Safety
• Community Outreach
Refreshments will be served and takeaway information will be available. More information on the tritium remediation project can be found at www.braidwoodtritium.info.
For more information about the event please contact Site Communications Manager Neal Miller at (815) 417-3184.
Braidwood Generating Station is approximately 60 miles southwest of Chicago. The station’s two nuclear energy units can produce a total of more than 2,300 megawatts at full power - enough electricity to power more than 2 million homes.
Exelon Corporation is one of the nation’s largest electric utilities with approximately $17 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 485,000 customers in the Philadelphia area. Exelon is headquartered in Chicago and trades on the NYSE under the ticker EXC.