looks likely that Governor Jim Douglas will veto a bill relating to the
decommissioning of Vermont Yankee. The
bill says that if Vermont Yankee is transferred to a new limited liability
company, the new company has to prove it can cover the full cost of dismantling
The House today overcame objections from the business community and approved a
bill targeted at the Vermont Yankee nuclear plant. The
bill says the plant owners have to guarantee that there’s enough money
available to dismantle the plant after it’s shut down.