Illinois Gov. Rauner Signs Bill Sparing 2 Nuclear PlantsIllinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has approved a plan providing billions of dollars in subsidies to Exelon Corp. to keep two unprofitable nuclear plants from closing prematurely.
Exelon Says It Will Close 2 Illinois Nuclear PlantsExelon Corp. said Thursday that it will shut two Illinois nuclear power plants after the state Legislature declined to act on the company's request for financial support.
Nuclear Safety Regulators To Inspect 2 Illinois PlantsFederal nuclear safety regulators said Thursday they will be conducting special inspections at two nuclear plants in Illinois.
Kirk, Durbin Grill Nuclear Safety ExpertsThe U.S. senators from Illinois say they have concerns about nuclear plants here, now that vulnerabilities have been exposed in Japan.