TotalU.S. nuclear plant availability moved lower again early April 26 to 83.41%, downfrom 83.94% on April 25 but still much higher than the 81.72% recorded on the sameday last year.
Nudgingtotal availability lower was a reduction at EntergyCorp.'s Indian Point3 in New York. The unit was pegged at 48% early April 26, dropping fromfull power on April 25.
Productionat Southern Co.'s 1 in Alabamawas also cut back to 85% early April 26, slipping from 100% the day prior.
On theflipside, offsetting the downtick was the full return of two units: Entergy's reactorin New York, which was at 89% on April 25; and Exelon Corp.'s QuadCities 1 in Illinois, which was at 90% a day earlier.
Power production levels and impending outage dates arecurrent at the time of publication and are subject to change. For details of U.S.nuclear power plant operations, visit our NuclearStatus and Outage Report.