Dredging wetlands to build a nuclear power plant? Maryland says, “Why not?”

The Baltimore Sun carried this item earlier in the week:

The state Board of Public Works gave its unanimous approval Wednesday to a wetlands dredging permit for a company that hopes to build a third nuclear reactor at the Calvert Cliffs power plant in Southern Maryland, even though the project is far from getting off the ground.

The board granted the permit to UniStar Operating Services LLC after being told approval would help the company secure the licensing, financing and U.S.-based partner it would need to get the stalled project moving.

If you can stand to read more, here’s a link to the article: http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/bs-md-bpw-calvert-cliffs-20120104,0,6368557.story


About Robert Singleton

By day, I work for a call center. In my spare time, I try to save my hometown (and planet) from a nearly constant onslaught of greedheads, lunatics and land developers. I live in a fictional town called Austin, Texas, where I go to way too many meetings.
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