Environmental group announces campaign to prevent new nuclear plants - wistv.com - Columbia, South Carolina

Environmental group announces campaign to prevent new nuclear plants

(Columbia-AP) April 5, 2006 - An environmental group is launching a campaign on Wednesday it hopes will prevent new nuclear plants from being built.

The Blue Ridge Environmental Defense League outlined a strategy to oppose nuclear plants in Oconee and Cherokee counties.

The plan includes mounting challenges during the licensing process and informing residents about nuclear accidents.

League spokesman Lou Zeller says new nuclear plant designs are no safer than previous ones..

Posted 3:33pm by Bryce Mursch

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