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Iowa’s future: ethanol, wind ... and nukes?

Some questions require answers before proceeding with nuclear power

May 13, 2012
Messenger News

It is surely a tribute to the improved technology of nuclear energy plants that amid the radioactive debate in the Statehouse to allow MidAmerican Energy to build a nuke plant somewhere in the heart of Iowa, the only real concern seems to be how much it will make utility bills go up, not hysteria over the odd chance that a screw-up could melt the faces off folks in a handful of counties.

 
 

 

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