Environment & Energy
1:06 pm
Thu August 29, 2013

Feds Seek Public Input On Plan to Decommission Three Mile Island

Thirty-five years after the worst nuclear accident in U.S. history, plans for the eventual decommissioning of the Three Mile Island plant are still causing a stir.

In a sparsely attended yet contentious public meeting Wednesday night in Hershey, the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission discussed plans for the eventual decommissioning of the plant.

About a dozen people turned out to talk about the plans, which call for dismantling the mothballed Unit 2 along with the operational Unit 1 when its license expires in 2034.

Read more of this report at the website of our partner StateImpact Pennsylvania.