vermont yankee http://nhpr.org en Vermont Yankee Could Be Replaced By Biomass Plant http://nhpr.org/post/vermont-yankee-could-be-replaced-biomass-plant <p style="line-height: 11.25pt; background-image: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-size: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial; background-position: initial; background-repeat: initial;"><span style="font-size:8.5pt; font-family:&quot;Verdana&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#333333">A biomass plant has been proposed to occupy the site of the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant, which is shutting down at the end of year.<o:p></o:p></span></p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 20:31:04 +0000 Associated Press 49708 at http://nhpr.org Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Plant Will Shut Down In 2014 http://nhpr.org/post/vermont-yankee-nuclear-power-plant-will-shut-down-2014 <p></p><p>Entergy Corp. says it will shut down the Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station by end of 2014, ending a long legal battle with the state. Tue, 27 Aug 2013 13:12:27 +0000 Associated Press 33886 at http://nhpr.org Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Plant Will Shut Down In 2014 Appeals Judges Focus On 'Legislative Intent' In Yankee Case http://nhpr.org/post/appeals-judges-focus-legislative-intent-yankee-case <p></p><p>Lawyers for Entergy and the state of Vermont faced off in a federal courtroom in New York on Monday in a case that will determine the state’s power to close the Vermont Yankee nuclear plant. Tue, 15 Jan 2013 10:00:00 +0000 John Dillon 20149 at http://nhpr.org Appeals Judges Focus On 'Legislative Intent' In Yankee Case The Vermont Yankee Debate Heats Up! http://nhpr.org/post/vermont-yankee-debate-heats <p><span style="line-height: 200%; font-family: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; font-size: 12pt; mso-fareast-font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;; mso-bidi-font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA;">The nuclear power plant on the banks of the Connecticut River has been touted as a renewable energy source and criticized for its safety record. Thu, 06 Dec 2012 13:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy 17962 at http://nhpr.org The Vermont Yankee Debate Heats Up! Vermont Yankee Debate Heats Up On Two Fronts http://nhpr.org/post/vermont-yankee-debate-heats-two-fronts <p>The legal debate over the future of the Vermont Yankee nuclear plant is heating up at federal appeals court and at the state Public Service Board. Wed, 24 Oct 2012 18:52:02 +0000 John Dillon & Vermont Public Radio 15430 at http://nhpr.org Vermont Yankee Debate Heats Up On Two Fronts Vermont Yankee Opponents Say Water Permit Could Force Plant To Close http://nhpr.org/post/vermont-yankee-opponents-say-water-permit-could-force-plant-close <p>A loss late last month in federal appeals court has limited the state&rsquo;s options to challenge Vermont Yankee&rsquo;s operating license. Thu, 05 Jul 2012 21:19:09 +0000 John Dillon, Vermont Public Radio 8242 at http://nhpr.org