Exelon to Close Quad Cities, Clinton Nuclear Plants June 2, 2016By Suzanne HerelExelon said it will close its Clinton and Quad Cities nuclear plants after the Illinois legislature adjourned without acting on a bill to provide them relief. Tell us who you are,get 2 free articles each month. What do you want to know?Want a free trial instead? Click here.Already convinced? View pricing and plans.Already a subscriber? Log in here. Additional news on this topic:Ill. Lawmakers Fail to Address Exelon, Dynegy LegislationThe Illinois legislature adjourned Tuesday without acting on a bill that Exelon says it needs to save the Clinton and Quad Cities nuclear plants.Absent Legislation, Exelon to Close Clinton, Quad Cities NukesExelon said it will close Clinton next summer and Quad Cities the following year if Illinois legislators fail to pass a bill to shore up the money-losing nuclear plants.Illinois Lawmakers Clear Nuke SubsidyIllinois legislators on Thursday approved a bill to keep Exelon’s Clinton and Quad Cities nuclear plants operating for another decade. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.