Reacting to last week's NERC report on grid reliability in North America, the Mobile Press Register had this to say:
Among the energy mix, the United States must revitalize its dormant commitment to nuclear energy and expand development of alternative energy sources and conservation programs. Meeting the nation's future energy needs will require greater investment of resources and creative solutions.Technorati tags: Nuclear Power, Nuclear Energy, Electricity, Energy, Politics, NERC, Grid Reliability
Power companies will have to "think outside the box" to keep the nation energized.
Alabama is in the unique position to revitalize plans to build three nuclear power units near Scottsboro. State and federal regulators should do all they can to encourage the Tennessee Valley Authority to proceed with the units.