“The issue is a perennial one: Will there be enough money to tear down, clean up and decontaminate the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant site in Vernon?
And if the money runs out? What will happen?”
The Brattleboro Reformer covered the most recent NDCAP meeting. Different players have different takes on the likelihood that the decommissioning fund — which we ratepayers paid into for over 40 years — will be enough to pay for complete clean up. You can read the full article here: https://www.reformer.com/stories/doubts-persist-about-vt-yankee-decommissioning-money,593576?
We post all articles on Vermont Yankee on our Decommissioning Resources page.