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Prairie Island nuclear plant

April 24, 2018
Rows of spent nuclear fuel storage casks sit outside Prairie Island nuclear plant. Proposed legislation would allocate $1 million to Xcel Energy to study the best way to relocate the waste out of the state if an interim repository is opened. File photo
Omnibus earmarks $40M for Prairie Island renewable energy programs
April 24, 2018 - 12:00pm
October 20, 2017
Prairie Island Nuclear Generating Plant, Unit 1 and 2. Photo courtesy of Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Prairie Island refueling Unit 2
October 20, 2017 - 5:54pm
President of Xcel Energy Minnesota Chris Clark speaks at the utility's annual community breakfast. RiverTown Multimedia play button
Nuclear helps drive carbon-free transformation
October 20, 2017 - 1:52pm
August 24, 2017
Performance Improvement Coordinator, Courtney Loosbrock plays a game for United Way while her dad, Mark Loosbrock, shift manager looks on. The tournament has become a family event for the Loosbrock’s.
Over $26K raised for United Way
August 24, 2017 - 7:00pm
July 10, 2017
NRC to discuss nuclear plant's 2016 safety record
July 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
May 23, 2017
Viewpoint: See how we're 'powering our community'
May 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
June 28, 2016
Agencies conducting emergency simulation at Prairie Island nuclear plant
June 28, 2016 - 9:53am
January 27, 2015
Prairie Island's Unit 1 shut down for work
January 27, 2015 - 11:11am
December 31, 2014
Xcel Energy welcomed the public to tour the Prairie Island nuclear plant training center and control room simulator in July for a 40th anniversary celebration. (Republican Eagle photo by Michael Brun)
2014 top stories: #3 - Prairie Island marks 40 years of power
December 31, 2014 - 4:00pm
December 29, 2014
Unit 1 at nuclear plant returns to full power
December 29, 2014 - 3:39pm
December 1, 2014
Prairie Island plant returns to full power
December 1, 2014 - 1:56pm
June 19, 2014
Nuclear plant hosting open house
June 19, 2014 - 1:00pm
May 27, 2014
Nuclear plant back to full power
May 27, 2014 - 12:07pm
July 12, 2013
NRC: Prairie Island plant operating safely
July 12, 2013 - 12:22pm
July 2, 2013
Nuke plant meeting is July 11
July 2, 2013 - 12:57pm