Vermont is the only state in the country that allows its Legislature to have a say in nuclear plant operation. Entergy has so far failed to win approval in the Statehouse. And lawmakers say they haven’t been persuaded to change course and vote in favor of Yankee.
I am as prone to worrying as the next person and I am worried about the future of our electric bills should the legislature not approve the continued operation of Vermont Yankee.
It figures that we are the only state with the say to determine nuclear plant operation. Here’s hoping that common sense will prevail.