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Work begins soon on dismantling Duke Energy’s Crystal River nuclear plant via Tampa Bay Times

The utility’s contractor began the decommissioning process this fall, which will ramp up in 2021. By Malena Carollo CRYSTAL RIVER — Decommissioning of Duke Energy Florida’s nuclear plant is finally underway. Accelerated Decommissioning Partners — Duke Energy’s decommissioning contractor — began … Continue reading

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Duke Energy announces closing of Crystal River nuclear power plant via Tampa Bay Times

CRYSTAL RIVER — Duke Energy announced early Tuesday it will permanently close the Crystal River nuclear plant that has been shut down since late 2009. The company said it is reviewing alternatives, including building a new natural gas plant, to … Continue reading

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Broken Crystal River nuclear plant is Duke Energy’s problem now via Tampa Bay Times

It was a marriage proposal made in utility heaven: Progress Energy and Duke Energy joining to form the nation’s biggest power company. Then came the suspicions. Did Duke know everything it needed to about its partner-to-be? Was Progress holding back … Continue reading

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