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Nuclear Power is Still Pennsylvania’s Best Bet

By at April 4, 2011 | 11:10 am | 394 Comments

Nuclear Power is Still Pennsylvania’s Best Bet

As we stand at the start of the American nuclear renaissance,Pennsylvania is home to five nuclear facilities Beaver Valley, Three Mile Island, Peach Bottom, Susquehanna and Limerick. I cannot knock it. Nuclear power has been good to me; the education and training I received have been indispensable. Nuclear power has been beneficial

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Pulling the plug on America’s first commercial nuclear power plant

By at December 9, 2010 | 4:21 pm | 39 Comments

Pulling the plug on America’s first commercial nuclear power plant

By industry standards, the Oyster Creek Nuclear power plant in Forked River, New Jersey is ancient. It went on line in 1969, and Exelon, the rightful owners, by federal license, is entitled to operate it until 2029, 60 years after it began providing electricity to what now numbers hundreds of thousands of homes. But Exelon now plans […]

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