The federal government sees no environmental issues that would keep it from extending the operating license of FirstEnergy Corp.'s Davis-Besse nuclear plant another 20 years.
Shown from the top of Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial in Put-in-Bay in 2008. Photo credit: THE BLADE/Tom Henry
Toledo Mayor D. Michael Collins is first and foremost a cop, a former president of the largest Toledo-area union that represents cops, the Toledo Police Patrolman's Association.
"Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads."
- Henry David Thoreau
About Ripple Effect
Every pollution battle ultimately comes down to mankind's desire to better itself while protecting its sense of home. In this blog, Blade Staff Writer Tom Henry looks at how Great Lakes energy-environmental issues have a ripple effect on our public health, our natural resources, our economy, our psychological well-being, and our homespun pride.
About Tom Henry
Tom Henry is an award-winning journalist who has covered primarily energy and environmental issues the past two decades. He is a member of the national Society of Environmental Journalists, one of North America's largest journalism groups.
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