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Federal grant to help former Pilgrim workers find new jobs

Sep. 14, 2019 11:25 AM EDT

PLYMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts has received more than half a million dollars in federal grant money to help workers at the now-shuttered Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth find new jobs. U.S. Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Edward Markey and U.S. Rep. William Keating, all Democrats, said the grant...

Sale of nuclear power plant for decommissioning finalized

Aug. 26, 2019 6:26 PM EDT

PLYMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — The owner of a now-shuttered nuclear power plant in Plymouth has sold the facility to a private company for decommissioning. Entergy Corporation said Monday it has completed the sale of the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station to Holtec International, which plans to complete major...

License for Pilgrim plant transferred for decommissioning

Aug. 23, 2019 2:02 PM EDT

PLYMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — The license for the now-shuttered Pilgrim nuclear power plant in Plymouth has been transferred to a private company for decommissioning. The action Thursday by the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission paves the way for the completion of the sale of the plant from Entergy Corporation to...