February 15, 2012

All 172 Indian Point Sirens Sounded Successfully

BUCHANAN, N.Y. – All 172 Indian Point sirens sounded successfully during a full volume test today, Wednesday February 15, 2012. In a real event the Indian Point sirens are not a signal to evacuate but to alert citizens to turn to their EAS Radio or television stations for additional information and directions.

For additional siren information:

--Visit www.safesecurevital.com

--Call the IPEC siren project information line at 1-800-986-5106

Information on Indian Point Energy Center emergency planning is also posted on the New York State Office of Emergency Management web site – http://jic.nyalert.gov/FAQs/FAQs.aspx