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No nuke bailout — Editorial

“The best thing that can be said about House Bill 6 — the bailout of FirstEnergy Solutions’ Davis-Besse and Perry nuclear power plants — is that it is no longer masquerading as anything other than the ugly sweetheart deal that it is.

Weeks ago, the state House dispensed with the pretense that the bill was somehow a genuine green-energy measure by stripping away the renewable-energy credits that would have benefited solar or wind-energy producers in the state.

The fig leaf is gone. And the naked money grab by a large, failing utility company is an ugly sight.”

— The Editorial Board, The Toledo Blade

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