Buchanan – Entergy and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 456
have agreed on a new contract for the union’s approximately 186 security workers
at the Indian Point Energy Center.
“We are pleased to have reached an agreement with the Teamsters that is
beneficial for our workers, the union, and Entergy,” said John Ventosa, chief
operating officer for Entergy Nuclear. “Our security officers play an important
role in ensuring safe and secure operations at Indian Point, so that we can
continue to provide clean, reliable, essential electricity to millions of New
The five-year agreement was approved by union membership on October 27, 2014
and went into effect retroactively to cover the period from October 2, 2014 to
October 2, 2019. Local 456 represents about 186 members who work in security
positions at Indian Point.
“This is a win-win for our members and for Entergy,” said Al Liberatore,
business agent with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 456. “The
new agreement provides our members with job security and assured compensation
for their important role in ensuring Indian Point’s continued secure and safe
Indian Point Energy Center, in Buchanan, N.Y., is home to two operating
nuclear power plants, unit 2 and unit 3, which generate approximately 2000
megawatts of electricity for homes, business and public facilities in New York
City and Westchester County.
Entergy Corporation is an integrated energy company engaged primarily in
electric power production and retail distribution operations. Entergy owns and
operates power plants with approximately 30,000 megawatts of electric generating
capacity, including more than 10,000 megawatts of nuclear power, making it one
of the nation’s leading nuclear generators. Entergy delivers electricity to 2.8
million utility customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. Entergy
has annual revenues of more than $11 billion and approximately 14,000 employees.
Entergy’s online address is www.entergy.com
Indian Point Energy Center’s online address is