Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant -  The Jacksonville Observer

Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant- The Jacksonville Observer

Pilgrim Nuclear Plant

Located in Plymouth, Massachusetts and is owned by Entergy. 

  • Commissioned- 1972
  • Shut Down- By 2019
  • No Set Decommissioning Date

Pilgrim Community Advisory Panel

The Pilgrim Nuclear Advisory Panel charter can be found in the Massachusetts House Bill No. 4568. Below is a link to the portion of the document pertaining to the CAP charter, which starts with Section 14.a- near the bottom of the first page. 

Public Meeting in Plymouth, Mass. about the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant -  By The NRC  Creative Commons

Public Meeting in Plymouth, Mass. about the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant - By The NRC Creative Commons


View a NDCAP public meeting here to get a sense of what the Pilgrim CAP meetings are like.

The Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel (NDCAP) hosts a public meeting at the Plymouth Community Intermediate School Little Theater, regarding the decommissioning of the Pilgrim Power Plant. Coverage provided by PACTV.

Or click below to find more NDCAP Videos:


Additional Resources:

The Institute for Nuclear Host Communities published a 90 page guidebook for the town of Plymouth of Old Colony Regional Planning Commission on plant closure response in October 2016. Read the document here:

Cape Cod Bay Watch has a compilation of links, videos, and articles for those that would like more information. Find them here:

Or view Enteryg's Pilgrim Power Plant website here: