SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — State Rep. Mary Beth Canty, D-Arlington Heights, supported a measure to supplement Illinois’ power needs with small-scale nuclear options during the state’s transition to clean energy. The bill was crafted in consultation with environmental groups, which outlined a potential regulatory framework for new nuclear power sources.

“After lengthy discussion with environmental groups to outline a potential regulatory framework, I support supplementing Illinois’ power needs with small-scale nuclear options. This measure will ensure our community has the power necessary to function safely as Illinois makes rapid progress towards a future entirely powered by green technologies.”

Rep. Mary Beth CantyRep. Mary Beth Canty

(D-Arlington Heights)
54th District

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