Controversial nuclear power plant near New York to close

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and environmentalists applauded the closing of the Indian Point , located within 30 miles of New York, has long been a concern due to safety problems and worriesThe controversial Indian Point nuclear plant near New York will close in 2021, a casualty of low energy prices and relentless criticism by environmentalists, the power company announced Monday. Under an agreement with New York State, Entergy plans to shut down one of the two operating units at Indian Point by April 30, 2020, and the second unit will close a year after that.


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