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VPIRG Files Petition To Close Vermont Yankee Based on Entergy Lies

By Pat Bradley


Montpelier, VT – The Vermont Public Interest Research Group has submitted a new petition to the state Public Service Board asking that it deny a 20 year license renewal for the Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Plant. The basis for the request, filed Thursday, is that the plant's owners have been lying to the public and legal entities for years. WAMC North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.