Can Fresh Funds Jump-Start a U.S. Nuclear Renaissance?

President Obama announced the first federal nuclear-power loan guarantee, $8 billion for Southern Co. to build two new reactors in Georgia.

In a speech at a job-training center at the IBEW Local 26 headquarters in Lanham, Md., Obama said the loan guarantee will help “build a new generation of safe, clean nuclear power plants in America” as part of a White House effort to create a “clean energy” economy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.