More Nuclear Power for NC?

Progress Energy has taken another step toward expanding its nuclear power capacity in North Carolina. The company has announced it is considering building a second reactor at the Shearon Harris nuclear power plant in Wake County. Environmentalists say the time and money spent on nuclear power should be focused on improving current energy sources. But the population in the Southeastern United States is booming and energy companies like Progress say they’re just trying to keep up. Leoneda Inge reports:

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