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Ohio Moves Forward on Nuclear Bailouts

June 03, 2019

Customer-funded subsidies for nuclear and coal power plants have passed the Ohio House. The 53-43 vote on House Bill 6 came after yet another series of last-minute changes to the controversial bill that would allow subsidies to already-approved solar plants, limit property tax devaluation on the nuclear plants, and cap nuclear subsidies if electricity prices increase.

Across the border in neighboring Pennsylvania, a measure to bail out that state’s nuclear fleet has failed.

For more: https://www.cleveland.com/open/2019/05/ohio-house-passes-bill-to-bail-out-nuclear-plants-gut-green-energy-mandates.html