Perry Nuclear Power plant Group Of FirstEnergy Employees Come To Columbus To Save Firm's Two Ohio Nuclear Power Plants By Ohio Public Radio • Apr 3, 2018 Ohio Public Radio A dozen employees of Akron-based FirstEnergy came to Columbus Monday to lobby lawmakers and the governor to save two nuclear power plants the firm plans to close. FirstEnergy Subsidiary Files For Bankruptcy By Associated Press • Apr 2, 2018 A subsidiary that runs Akron-based FirstEnergy's nuclear and coal-fired power plants has filed for bankruptcy. FirstEnergy Plans To Close Davis-Besse, Perry Nuclear Power Plants By Associated Press • Mar 30, 2018 Ohio Public Radio Akron-based FirstEnergy says it plans to close its Davis-Besse and Perry nuclear power plants within the next three years. Update On Status Of Nuclear Plant Bailout Bills In Legislature By Ohio Public Radio • Feb 5, 2018 Ohio Public Radio State lawmakers are trying to decide whether to allow utilities to raise customer rates to bail out their struggling nuclear power plants. Ohio Senate Committee Chair Doesn't Anticipate Vote On Nuclear Plant Bailout Bill By Associated Press • Jan 29, 2018 State of Ohio A Republican state lawmaker says there are no plans to hold more hearings on a proposal to raise customer bills to bailout two nuclear power plants owned by Akron-based FirstEnergy. Nuclear Plant Bailout Bill Stalls In Legislative Committee By Associated Press • Jun 11, 2017 shutterstock.com A proposed bailout of Akron-based FirstEnergy's two Ohio nuclear power plants appears to be stalled in the state Legislature. Lawmakers Table FirstEnergy's Nuclear Plant Bailout Proposal By Ohio Public Radio • May 31, 2017 Ohio Public Radio Ohio lawmakers have tabled Akron-based FirstEnergy's proposal to raise customer rates to bailout its two Ohio nuclear power plants. FirstEnergy CEO Makes Plea To Senate To Save Nuclear Plants By Ohio Public Radio • May 19, 2017 Ohio Public Radio The CEO of one of Ohio’s largest energy providers made a rare appearance before state lawmakers, pleading for nuclear plant subsidies. Plan At Statehouse Would Have FirstEnergy Customers Pay More To Bail Out Two Nuclear Plants By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Apr 10, 2017 A bailout is being proposed for two Ohio nuclear power plants that would end up increasing rates by 5 percent for customers of their owner, troubled Akron-based FirstEnergy. Steam Leak Shuts Down Perry Nuclear Plant Saturday By Ohio Public Radio • Jun 17, 2013 A radioactive steam leak in the plumbing of the reactor cooling system is causing a short-term shutdown of the Perry nuclear power plant east near Cleveland.