Dresden Nuclear Generating Station

Location:

Morris, Illinois
41.3897, -88.2711

Owner: 

Exelon

Population Within 10 Miles:

67,379

On-Site Dry Casks: 

Yes

NRC Contact Information: 

Reactors

Dresden Unit 1

Reactor Type: 

Boiling Water Reactor

Operational Status:

Shut Down

Licensed to Operate:

9/28/1959 to 10/31/1978

Dresden Unit 2

Reactor Type: 

Boiling Water Reactor

Operational Status:

Operating

Licensed to Operate:

6/9/1970 to 12/22/2029

Dresden Unit 3

Reactor Type: 

Boiling Water Reactor

Operational Status:

Operating

Licensed to Operate:

1/12/1971 to 1/12/2031

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