06/10/17 8:00am
COURTESY PHOTO The Millstone Nuclear Power Plant in Connecticut.

COURTESY PHOTO The Millstone Nuclear Power Plant in Connecticut.

At the Suffolk Legislature Building in Hauppauge last week, in front of a truck with a giant screw on it were the words, “The Cuomo Tax Screws Long Islanders” and below, “Stop Cuomo Tax, No Nuclear Bailout.” (more…)

08/14/16 11:00am
COURTESY PHOTO  Governor Andrew Cuomo

COURTESY PHOTO
Governor Andrew Cuomo

Shelter Islanders as well as other residents of Suffolk County and New York State will soon be getting higher utility bills.

The state Public Service Commission (PSC) last week approved, despite strong opposition, a $7.6 billion bailout of aging nuclear power plants in upstate New York that their owners have said are uneconomic to run without government support. (more…)