Press Releases

Exelon Generation's 'Fishing for a Cure' Raises $32,000 To Support Northern Illinois Food Bank And Braidwood Community Care Center

BRACEVILLE, Ill. (Dec. 6, 2021) — Hunger is a reality for many people across Northern Illinois. To help meet this need, Braidwood Station employees donated generously through this year’s ‘Fishing for a Cure’ program, raising $32,000 to support the Northern Illinois Food Bank and Braidwood’s local food pantry, the Braidwood Community Care Center.

Quad Cities Station Employees Generate More Than $31,000 For Big Brothers Big Sisters Programs

Contribution will assist with workforce development, career opportunity programs and building strong one-to-one, youth mentoring relationship.

Illinois Clean Energy Legislation Spurs Exelon Generation to Fill 650 Jobs, Invest $300 Million in Capital Projects

Exelon Generation is now hiring hundreds of employees and investing hundreds of millions of dollars to prepare Byron and Dresden for long-term operations

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5 Facts about the Byron Nuclear Power Plant

The Byron Nuclear Power Plant's twin cooling towers overlook the scenic Rock River Valley.

Watch our video to learn more about this plant. 


Illinois Nuclear Power Industry By the Numbers

Updated for April 2023: Learn more about the nuclear power industry in our great state of Illinois.

Clean Hydrogen and Nuclear Power: The Perfect Partners?

There are at least five reasons why nuclear power and clean hydrogen may be the PERFECT partners...

1. Nuclear energy is carbon-free. 

2. Nuclear energy is very versatile.


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