Hedge Funds

Tudor and Moore battle to close nuclear plant


An environmentalist group is finding strong political and financial support among top hedge fund managers in its battle to close the Indian Point nuclear facility, located 30 miles north of New York City in Westchester County. Leading the charge is the environmental organization Riverkeeper Inc., which counts among its supporters the likes of Tudor's Paul Tudor Jones, Moore's Louis Bacon, and former Soros partner, David Kowitz, of Indus Capital.

Riverkeeper has long battled for the closing of the plant on the grounds of purported environmental risk and public safety. However, in the wake of the September 11 attack