At a moment when we should be trying as hard as possible to promote sustainable energy, UniStar Nuclear Energy is trying to charge through the Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s application process and build what would be the third nuclear reactor at Calvert Cliffs, Maryland.
In today’s Washington Post, Christy Goodman reports on the resistance from Public Citizen and a coalition of environmental groups. Allison Fisher, energy organizer for Public Citizen told her, “We are basically trying to point out the inadequacy of the application itself. The issues we are raising will demonstrate that this is both an economically and environmentally bad deal for Maryland.”
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