Special Report

America's Oldest Nuclear Power Plants

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18. James A. FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant
> Start of commercial operations: 7/28/1975
> Electricity production capacity: 848 megawatts
> Location: Scriba, NY (6 mi. NE of Oswego, NY)
> Operator: Exelon Generation Co., LLC

17. Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant
> Start of commercial operations: 5/8/1975
> Electricity production capacity: 1,708 megawatts
> Location: Lusby, MD (40 mi. S of Annapolis, MD)
> Operator: Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant, LLC

16. Arkansas Nuclear One
> Start of commercial operations: 12/19/1974
> Electricity production capacity: 1,818 megawatts
> Location: London, AR (6 mi. WNW of Russellville, AR)
> Operator: Entergy Operations, Inc.

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15. Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant
> Start of commercial operations: 8/1/1974
> Electricity production capacity: 3,775 megawatts
> Location: Limestone County, AL (10 mi. south of Athens, AL)
> Operator: Tennessee Valley Authority

14. Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station
> Start of commercial operations: 7/5/1974
> Electricity production capacity: 2,550 megawatts
> Location: Delta, PA (17.9 mi. S of Lancaster, PA)
> Operator: Exelon Generation Co., LLC

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