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Exelon seeks hike to keep N.Y. nuclear plant open

(Bloomberg) Exelon Corp., parent company of Baltimore Gas and Electric, cleared a regulatory hurdle in a bid to charge customers extra to keep its R.E. Ginna nuclear plant in upstate New York operating. The New York Public Service Commission voted ...

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NRC denies license for third reactor in Maryland

ANNAPOLIS — The Nuclear Regulatory Commission can’t issue a license to a French company to build a new nuclear power plant in Maryland as long as the company is completely foreign owned, a panel of judges ruled Thursday. The 29-page ...

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Advocates voice support for Calvert Cliffs’ third reactor

SOLOMONS — Calvert County business owners and nuclear energy advocates support a plan to build a third reactor at Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant, saying it would help the local economy. The hearing held by the federal Atomic Safety and ...

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Constellation: Nuke plants operating after quake

Constellation Energy says it activated the lowest of four emergency levels at its Calvert Cliffs nuclear power plant following the East Coast quake, but the plant is still operating at 100 percent capacity. Constellation Energy says increased monitoring and inspections ...

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Constellation deal would not revive push for new reactor at Calvert Cliffs

The proposed merger between Constellation Energy Group Inc. and Exelon Corp. is not going to revive efforts to build a new reactor at the Calvert Cliffs nuclear power plant. Exelon Chairman and CEO John W. Rowe said during a conference ...

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Quake another big obstacle for nukes in U.S.

Maryland’s only nuclear power plant is fundamentally different from the endangered Fukushima plant in Japan, but what’s happening on the other side of the world could suppress the public’s appetite for more reactors here. The Fukushima plant, damaged by a ...

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Electricite de France officials meet with O’Malley on nuke plant

ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Martin O’Malley met again with officials of French utility Electricite de France SA over stalled plans for a third reactor at the Calvert Cliffs nuclear power plant in southern Maryland. Constellation Energy Group Inc. announced last year ...

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