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Virginia Consumers: State Should Protect Ratepayers By Halting "Monumental Waste" In Dominion North Anna 3 Nuclear Project

RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Virginia State Corporation Commission must take action now to keep Dominion Resources from needlessly saddling Virginia consumers with billions of dollars in higher rates to finance the North Anna 3 nuclear reactor boondoggle that experts have estimated could cost an astonishing $19 billion, according to Virginia Citizens Consumer Council (VCCC).

VCCC President Irene Leech said:  "The massive $19 billion cost for the North Anna 3 nuclear reactor project makes it the biggest single threat posed today against the pocketbooks of Virginia consumers. This has the potential to make the huge consumer backlash ...

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