• California nuke extension challenged in legislative proposal

    1 month ago - By Stl Today

    California Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom's proposal to extend the life of the state's last operating nuclear power plant by up to 10 years is being rebuffed by Democratic legislators. They want more investment in renewable energy, new transmission lines and...
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  • California nuke extension challenged in legislative proposal

    California nuke extension challenged in legislative proposal

    1 month ago - By Chron

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. - A proposal circulated Friday by California Democratic legislators would reject Gov. Gavin Newsom's plan to extend the lifespan of the state's last operating nuclear power plant - and instead spend over $1 billion to speed up the development of renewable energy, new transmission lines and storage to maintain reliable power in the climate change era.
    The legislative plan obtained by The Associated Press reveals mounting tension between the Democratic governor and some members of his own party over a politically volatile issue.
    The rift was revealed one week after Newsom...
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