Review Begins To Possibly Extend Operation Of Wisconsin Nuclear Plant To 2050 December 29, 2020

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Hannah Mortensen, of Physicians for Social Responsibility Wisconsin, says one of the concerns her group will press is whether the nuclear reactors can last.

“Typically, nuclear reactors were only designed to operate for 40 years, and these licenses — the extension would put them to 80 years,” she says.

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