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Dauphin County Republican puts the price tag of his nuclear bailout at $500 million annually, arguing that’s cheaper than doing nothing.
Draft legislation aimed at helping Pennsylvania’s ailing nuclear industry would reclassify the plants as “zero emission energy” and create new requirements for how electric companies are to purchase power.
Pennsylvania had 4,219 solar jobs in 2018 — a 10 percent increase over the previous year, the report found.
Wolf staffers initially said he was busy, but the children saw him walking into his office and pressured him to meet.
Day-to-day inspections have not been affected by the shutdown yet, because the state already has delegated authority from the federal government over many aspects of environmental enforcement.
Pennsylvania’s impact fees are collected annually from natural gas drillers — but certain low-producing wells, known as stripper wells, are exempt.