US Convinces Court To Deny Interest To NYPA, Entergy

Law360, New York (May 13, 2011, 8:34 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Court of Federal Claims ruled Friday that the federal government should not pay interest to the New York Power Authority or to Entergy Nuclear Fitzpatrick LLC, who claim the U.S. violated a contract by not disposing of spent nuclear fuel.

In two parallel suits, the NYPA and Entergy accuse the U.S. Department of Energy of violating its obligation to dispose spent nuclear fuel and high-level nuclear waste generated by commercial nuclear plants owned and operated by NYPA until they were sold to Entergy in...
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