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2011-04-05 02:22:00

BERWICK, Pa., April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Operators at the Susquehanna nuclear plant near Berwick, Pa., safely shut down the Unit 2 reactor on Tuesday (4/5) to begin a planned refueling and maintenance outage. Since its last refueling outage in 2009, Unit 2 has safely and reliably generated about 19,355,000 megawatt-hours of electricity -- enough to power about 1 million homes. "The Susquehanna plant has an excellent operating record because of a dedicated, well-trained work force and...

2011-03-09 16:41:00

ALLENTOWN, Pa., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL) said Wednesday (3/9) it has completed the previously announced sale of its interests in certain non-core generating stations to an affiliate of LS Power Equity Advisors for approximately $381 million in cash. The transaction includes the 244-megawatt PPL Wallingford Energy plant, a natural gas-fired facility located in the Town of Wallingford, Conn.; the 585-megawatt PPL University Park plant, a natural gas-fired...

2011-03-04 06:16:00

BERWICK, Pa., March 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Operators at PPL's Susquehanna nuclear plant near Berwick, Luzerne County, Pa., safely shut down Unit 1 early Friday (3/4).

2010-10-26 09:47:00

ALLENTOWN, Pa., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The acquisition of Kentucky's two major utilities by PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL) received its final regulatory approval Tuesday (10/26) from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. PPL expects to close the transaction on Nov.

2010-09-30 13:49:00

ALLENTOWN, Pa., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Thursday's (9/30) conditional approval by the Kentucky Public Service Commission of PPL Corporation's proposed acquisition of E.ON U.S.

2010-08-10 19:59:00

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2010-06-08 10:59:00

BERWICK, Pa., June 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- With equipment and system upgrades completed during the recent scheduled refueling and maintenance outage, Unit 1 at PPL Corporation's Susquehanna nuclear power plant in Luzerne County, Pa., is now the largest Boiling Water Reactor in terms of thermal power and generating capacity in the United States, according to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

2010-04-26 05:50:00

BERWICK, Pa., April 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Workers at PPL's Susquehanna nuclear power plant in Luzerne County, Pa., successfully completed planned maintenance on a water heating system and resumed generating electricity from the plant's Unit 2 early Monday (4/26).


Word of the Day
meacock
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).