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August 13, 2014
For Immediate Release
Contact:
Jerry Nappi
Indian Point Energy Center
jnappi@entergy.com
(914) 254-7132
Indian Point 3 Nuclear Power Plant Shut Down

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 continuous days.
 
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 Westchester County.


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Indian Point Energy Center’s online address is www.safesecurevital.com