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Industrial Info Resources

April 22, 2011 06:00 ET

NRG Energy Ends Its Investment in South Texas Project Units 3 & 4, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - Apr 22, 2011) - Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The partial meltdown of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant has claimed its first American victim: The proposed expansion of the South Texas Project Nuclear Generating Station (STP). On April 19, citing a dramatically different post-Fukushima environment for grassroot nuclear power in the U.S., NRG Energy Incorporated (NYSE:NRG) (Princeton, New Jersey) terminated its participation in the proposed 2,700-megawatt two-unit expansion of STP.

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