DEP approves Millstone water permit

Aug 30th, 2010 | By | Category: Long Island Sound

The state Department of Environmental Protection has renewed the water discharge permit for the Millstone nuclear power complex in Waterford but is requiring the plant operator to take steps to protect aquatic life and to weigh alternatives to the site’s current water-cooling system.

Nancy Burton said the decision is in “flagrant disregard of Connecticut laws, standards and regulations governing use of the public waters of our state.”

via The Day – DEP approves Millstone water permit | News from southeastern Connecticut.

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