Duke Energy consolidating ownership of Crystal River nuclear plant

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Duke Energy Florida is changing the ownership structure of the nuclear power plant in Crystal River.

According to our partners at the Citrus County Chronicle, Duke Energy is in the process of changing ownership of the plant.

Eight minority co-owners will be eliminated. Duke is buying back its shares and will eventually own 98.3 percent of the plant. Seminole Electric will own 1.7 percent of the plant.