U.S. nuclear power plant closures create negative economic consequences: Nuclear Matters

Nuclear power plants across the nation are facing a perfect storm of economic and policy challenges that are posing a threat to their continued operation, with the potential for significant economic consequences to states and local governments, said Nuclear Matters Leadership Council member Blanche Lincoln. Electricity use has been flat for several years due to a sluggish economy, said Lincoln, a former Arkansas senator, in a written statement to Power News Wire. Read More »