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NRC Confirms Prior Tritium Leak at Vermont Yankee Days Before Relicensing Vote

By Pat Bradley

http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wamc/local-wamc-887098.mp3

Montpelier, VT – Officials with the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission have confirmed that the Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Plant leaked radioactive tritium years before the one that is currently being investigated. WAMC North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.