Environmentalists win right to challenge Florida plant

07/8/2009 | St. Petersburg Times (Fla.)

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission ruled Wednesday that the Green Party and two other groups can have a full hearing to challenge Progress Energy's plan to build a nuclear plant in Levy County, Fla. Among the issues raised by environmentalists are where nuclear waste will be stored and the ramifications of "salt drift" into the wetlands.

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