SUGAR LAND, Texas, March 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas)--Following moves by its nuclear energy brethren in New York and Illinois, FirstEnergy Corporation (Akron, Ohio) is pushing a proposal at the Ohio legislature to get compensated for the carbon-free electricity generated by its two Ohio nuclear power plants, Perry and Davis-Bessie. FirstEnergy (FE) calls its proposal Zero-Emissions Nuclear or ZEN. Like Exelon Corporation (Chicago, Illinois), FE said it would be prepared to shut down the two plants, which have a combined generating capacity of 2,165 megawatts (MW).
Within this article: Details on FirstEnergy Corporation's proposal to be compensated for carbon-free electricity for its Ohio nuclear plants.
Other companies involved: Entergy Corporation, NRG Energy Incorporated and Dynegy Incorporated
For details, view the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News, or browse other breaking industrial news stories at www.industrialinfo.com.
Industrial Info Resources (IIR), with global headquarters in Sugar Land, Texas, five offices in North America and 10 international offices, is the leading provider of global market intelligence specializing in the industrial process, heavy manufacturing and energy markets. Industrial Info's quality-assurance philosophy, the Living Forward Reporting Principle™, provides up-to-the-minute intelligence on what's happening now, while constantly keeping track of future opportunities. Follow IIR on: Facebook - Twitter - LinkedIn. For more information on our coverage, send inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org or visit us online at http://www.industrialinfo.com.
To view the original version on PR Newswire, visit:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/will-firstenergy-achieve-zen-for-its-ohio-nuclear-plants---an-industrial-info-news-alert-300431596.html
SOURCE Industrial Info Resources