Currently 3 Responses
- Nuclear is not cost effective. It's a fantasy.
- Over the long term, nuclear is still very cost effective. Moreover, it's a necessity if we want cleaner air. Nuclear is the only zero-emission source that is base-load, large quantity continuously-operating electricity supply. Jerry Paul
- The problem with nuclear power is that it's too expensive. The plants that have been built are heavily subsidized. Unless the costs could be brought down it's not a feasible alternative to gas or coal.
Natural gas is the best solution right now. It's plentiful in the United States and it burns cleaner than coal or oil.
Commission savors the sunshine
The weather on Longboat Key was cloudy on the evening of Wednesday, Dec. 11, but the Longboat Key Town Commission stayed in the sunshine, as far as the Longboat Observer could tell.
Resident keeps eye on the pie
Inspired by her mother’s homemade banana cream pie, Bird Key resident Kim Manning had a sweet idea: key lime with a twist.
Show us your spirit this season
This week, our reporters will make our final decisions on our favorite displays of holiday cheer for our “Spirit of the Season” contest. This year’s competition isn’t limited to lights.