What Westchesterites Think About Indian Point Closing

We conducted an informal survey on the recent closing of Buchanan’s Indian Point, which provided energy to Westchester and NYC since 1962. Here’s what some of you had to say.

What are your feelings about the now-defunct Indian Point Energy Center?

How do you feel about possible price hikes for energy in the wake of Indian Point’s closure?

A random sampling of comments:

“9/11 we avoided total annihilation. So glad it’s gone.”

“Nuclear energy is very clean. It is crazy to reject it.”

“Power lost is not currently replaceable. Should have had new power source onboard before shutting plant down.”

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The results presented above are based on the answers of 106 respondents, who took the poll on www.westchestermagazine.com between May 4 and May 21, 2021.