Perry Nuclear Power plant 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.