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Nuclear Power's Future

Nuclear power leaves no carbon footprint when generating electricity. But troubles with nuclear power plants after the Japanese earthquake and tsunami – and Progress Energy’s difficulty in making repairs to its Crystal River reactor – raise questions about nuclear still being the power of the future. Hear viewpoints from an investigative reporter, a state senator and Progress Energy on the future of nuclear power.

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Tuesday at 6:30 PM | Sunday at 7:30 AM on WUSF 89.7

Monday at 10:00 PM on WSMR 89.1

Radio Guests

Ivan PennReporter - St. Petersburg Times
Mike FasanoFlorida State Senator
Suzanne GrantProgress Energy Spokesman



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