Legislators want region to have voice in future of Vermont Yankee license

Feb 17, 2011 Full story: Daily Hampshire Gazette

The Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant in Vernon, Vt., is seen from across the Connecticut River in Hinsdale, N.H. Area lawmakers joined the chorus of concern about the future of Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant this week, saying western Massachusetts needs a voice in the debate over whether to extend the plant's operating license beyond its ...

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Decatur, GA

#1 Feb 17, 2011

Shippingport, PA

#2 Feb 17, 2011
They had their chance years ago. They chose to not participate. Now they want to impede progress for personal political gain.

Albuquerque, NM

#3 Feb 17, 2011
Will the public be adequately informed so that will be able to understand the issues?

To often, the public is "informed" via alarmist articles that do not put numbers into perspective.

Bennington, VT

#4 Feb 21, 2011
I would think that any one that benefits from the power from VY should have a voice in the matter.

Shippingport, PA

#5 Feb 22, 2011
Concerned wrote:
I would think that any one that benefits from the power from VY should have a voice in the matter.
All they have to do is write a letter to the NRC.

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