Wayne nuclear plant gets boost from clean energy plan

The county’s aging nuclear power plant was thrown a lifeline Monday when the state Public Service Commission included nuclear power in Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s clean energy plan.

Under the plan, called the Clean Energy Standard, nuclear power would be included as part of the state’s effort to generate half its power from renewable sources by the year 2030. Part of that plan includes big subsidies to nuclear power plants to help reduce the state’s reliance on fossil fuels.

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