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 Arkansas Nuclear One in Russellville, Arkansas
Arkansas Nuclear One in Russellville, Arkansas
ANO Begins Scheduled Refueling Outage, Boosting Economy with 1,300 Additional Workers
09/27/2021

Control room operators removed Arkansas Nuclear One’s Unit 2 from service over the weekend to begin the plant’s 28th scheduled refueling and maintenance outage following months of safe, secure and reliable operation.

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Carpenter Dam has been generating electricity for Entergy Arkansas customers since 1931.
Carpenter Dam has been generating electricity for Entergy Arkansas customers since 1931.
From Sawdust to Sunshine: A Brief History of Entergy Arkansas Power Generation
06/11/2021

Arkansas Power and Light founder Harvey Couch made a deal in 1913 to purchase sawdust – the company’s first fuel source – to burn and power a steam-powered turbine and send power through a 20-mile transmission line to customers in Malvern and Arkadelphia.

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George Woerner, engineer, at Arkansas Nuclear One power plant in Russellville, Arkansas
George Woerner, engineer, at Arkansas Nuclear One power plant in Russellville, Arkansas
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Entergy Engineer Sees ANO’s Significant Role in the Town He Calls Home
05/14/2021

With a 41-year career rooted in the early days of Arkansas Nuclear One, George Woerner still summons the awe for the large equipment and components it takes to do the job. This month, as the plant synchronized its unit 1 back to the grid after a successful refuel and maintenance outage, Woerner takes pride in seeing that equipment run reliably to power the lives around him with carbon-free electricity.

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Arkansas Nuclear One Investments Provide Powerhouse for Reliable Energy
08/25/2020

Entergy Arkansas was green long before green was a thing.

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Loading supplies at the plant bound for the hospital.
Loading supplies at the plant bound for the hospital.
Insights > People Power, Giving Back
Arkansas Nuclear One Donates PPE to Russellville Hospital
04/07/2020

Arkansas Nuclear One has donated a pallet-load of personal protective equipment to St. Mary's Hospital in Russellville.

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Insights > Our Future
STEM is Growing in Russellville
01/30/2020

Students in one Russellville school learned all about nuclear power as part of STEM visit by Entergy.

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ANO Training Manager Greg Kilpatrick addresses the crowd on sustaining training excellence and preparing for the 2020 review of the maintenance and technical training.
ANO Training Manager Greg Kilpatrick addresses the crowd on sustaining training excellence and preparing for the 2020 review of the maintenance and technical training.
Insights > People Power
Credibility, Competency, Teamwork at the Core of Nuclear Training Programs' Accreditation
01/20/2020

Accreditation ensures Entergy Nuclear is meeting or exceeding federal requirements for nuclear power plant training programs.

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Insights > People Power, Giving Back
Arkansas Nuclear One Goes Back to School
04/09/2019

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