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The company is still weighing the addition of a third reactor at the Louisa County power plant, but has not yet committed to move forward with the project and will reassess when it receives operating approval from the NRC expected in 2013.

Dominion Virginia Power is a subsidiary of Dominion Resources Inc., one of the nation’s largest producers and transporters of energy and has the nation’s largest natural gas storage system. It serves retail customers in 15 states.