British Energy may buy more nuclear power plants

UK nuclear generator British Energy may buy a further three nuclear power plants in the US through its Amergen joint venture with Philadelphia Electricity Corp. The Millstone plant in Connecticut, Vermont Yankee and one other are being considered. Amergen has already acquired two US nuclear plants, including the undamaged reactor at Three Mile Island.

UK nuclear generator British Energy may buy a further three nuclear power plants in the US through its Amergen joint venture with Philadelphia Electricity Corp. The Millstone plant in Connecticut, Vermont Yankee and one other are being considered. Amergen has already acquired two US nuclear plants, including the undamaged reactor at Three Mile Island.