TVA head tells City Council Bellefonte power plan ‘risky’

By , Daily Memphian Published: November 07, 2018 1:22 PM CT
Tennessee Valley Authority’s leader told the Memphis City Council Tuesday that the cost of activating the Bellefonte nuclear plant in Alabama as a source of electricity for Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division would be “incomprehensible” and come with significant risks.


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