Entergy Nuclear is a vital business unit of Entergy Corporation
The Entergy Nuclear subsidiary owns, operates, supports and provides
management services to a national fleet of reactors in eight locations in the
United States. The company also owns Vermont Yankee, which ceased operations
December 29, 2014, and is now in the process of decommissioning.
With the purchase of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in 1999, Entergy was the
first company in the U.S. to acquire an operating nuclear plant through
In another first, Entergy obtained a management contract in 2002 providing support and management services to Cooper Nuclear Station in Nebraska. The contract with Cooper’s owner, Nebraska Public Power District, has been subsequently extended until 2029.
With 6,000 nuclear employees, Entergy is also recognized globally as a provider of nuclear services to companies in the U.S. and around the world.