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It’s unlikely the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission will grant a citizen coalition’s request to temporarily shut down the Oyster Creek nuclear plant in Lacey Township on April 9, the day its license expires.
Oyster Creek will still be producing power after the license expiration, NRC spokesman Neil Sheehan said.
“Right now, they still have this exemption in place that allows them to continue to operate until there is a final decision by the commission,” he said.