Buchanan – Indian Point’s Unit 3 nuclear power plant automatically shut down
this morning at about 11:57 a.m. The plant remains stable in hot shutdown and
the cause of the trip is under investigation.
Unit 2 is currently operating at full power and has been online for 148
Indian Point Energy Center, in Buchanan, N.Y., is home to two operating nuclear
power plants, unit 2 and unit 3, which generate approximately 2000 megawatts of
electricity for homes, business and public facilities in New York City and
Indian Point Energy Center’s online address is