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August 8–11, 2021
Marco Island, FL|JW Marriott Marco Island
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Exelon files to deactivate the Byron reactors
Exelon on June 16 filed with grid operator PJM Interconnection to deactivate the two Byron reactors in Illinois. The move came one day after the Illinois Senate adjourned without reaching an agreement on a comprehensive energy package that would have provided nearly $700 million to keep Byron’s reactors, as well as Exelon’s Dresden and Braidwood nuclear power plants, in operation. (In August of 2020, Exelon announced that it would close the economically challenged Byron and Dresden facilities in the fall of 2021 without some form of state aid to provide compensation for their clean power.) The state’s House of Representatives also adjourned earlier this week without taking up the bill.
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Panel|Session Organizer: Maria Hernandez
Tuesday, August 11, 2020|11:00AM–12:30PM (12:00–1:30PM EDT)
Panel|Session Organizer: David Heler
Tuesday, August 11, 2020|1:00–2:30PM (2:00–3:30PM EDT)
Panel|Session Organizer: Tim Schlimpert
Tuesday, August 11, 2020|3:00–4:30PM (4:00–5:30PM EDT)
Panel|Session Organizers: Lynne Goodman, Joe Carignan
Panel|Session Organizer: Gerry VanNoordennen
Panel|Cosponsored by Risk Management, Technology and Innovation|Session Chair: Mark Campagna
Panel|Session Chair: Pareez Golub
Panel|Session Chair: Ray Herb
Panel|Cosponsored by Executive/Leadership, Maintenance and Work Management|Session Organizers: Jon Anderson, Ray Herb, Pareez E. Golub
Panel|Session Organizer: Ken Thomas
Panel|Session Organizer: Craig Primer
Panel|Sponsored by Engineering and Equipment Reliability|Cosponsored by Executive/Leadership, Maintenance and Work Management|Session Organizers: Jon Anderson, Ray Herb, Pareez E. Golub
Panel|Session Chair: Jon Anderson
Panel|Sponsored by Performance Improvement|Cosponsored by Maintenance and Work Management|Session Organizers: Fred Lake, Jon Anderson, Kevin Rackley
Session Organizers: Roger Smith, Jim Ripple
Session Organizer: Bill Fry
Panel|Session Organizer: Bill Fry
Session Organizer: Bruce Hennigan
Panel|Sponsored by Technology and Innovation|Cosponsored by Operations/Ops Training|Session Organizer: Ken Thomas
Panel|Session Organizers: Fred Lake, Kevin Rackley
Panel|Cosponsored by Maintenance and Work Management|Session Organizers: Fred Lake, Jon Anderson, Kevin Rackley
Session Organizer: Greg Robison
Panel|Cosponsored by Risk Management|Session Organizer: Ken Lowery
Panel|Session Organizers: Amir Afzali, Brandon Chisholm
Panel|Session Organizer: Gene Kelly
Panel|Sponsored by Regulatory Relations|Cosponsored by Risk Management|Session Organizer: Ken Lowery
Panel|Sponsored by Decommissioning|Cosponsored by Risk Management, Technology and Innovation|Session Chair: Mark Campagna
Panel|Session Organizer: Adam Dow
Panel|Cosponsored by Operations/Ops Training|Session Organizer: Ken Thomas