Florida - Progress Seeks New Nuke Plants

Florida - Progress Seeks New Nuke Plants

There are 2 comments on the First Coast News Jacksonville story from Mar 11, 2008, titled Florida - Progress Seeks New Nuke Plants. In it, First Coast News Jacksonville reports that:

Progress Energy Florida says it needs to build two new nuclear power plants in the state at a cost of $17 billion.

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Rick

United States

#1 Mar 13, 2008
As an Ironworker in the area of the Nuke plant I would love to see this pass all the tree hugger and miss informed public opinions. If we can't build CLEAN COAL PLANTS..... and peaking units, RENEWABLE" energy sources etc. can't keep up, then the only other alternative is fusion generated power. Think of all the jobs these plants will create. I guess until the anti nuke people have to go with out light, heat or the ability to get out of the dog days of Florida summers they will not consider the possibilities. Want a second opinion, ask France where 80% of there power comes from!
Mr Logic

United States

#2 Mar 13, 2008
Yes, should have already been done

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