Economic Impact

Palisades Nuclear Power Station Make A Positive Economic Impact

In addition to our community giving, Palisades Nuclear Power Station provides significant economic benefits to and around our hometown of Covert, Michigan. From taxes to jobs, to contributions and cost savings, we are proud to make such a positive impact on the community.

Palisades Nuclear Power Station impacts the greater Covert area in the following ways:

  • Provides 600 full-time, highly skilled jobs

  • Provides around 1,000 additional jobs during refueling outages

  • Contributes $350,000 annually to support community events and non-profit organizations

  • Provides around 800 megawatts of safe, clean, vital energy to Southwest Michigan