News Advisory - Office of State Rep. Thomas Mehaffie
Rep. Mehaffie to Unveil Legislation to Value PA’s Nuclear Energy, Save Jobs

WHAT: To prevent the permanent loss of Pennsylvania’s nuclear assets, thousands of good-paying jobs and increased electricity prices, Rep. Tom Mehaffie (R-Dauphin), concerned workers, advocates and business leaders will join together to unveil legislation to recognize nuclear energy for its significant contribution to the state’s zero-carbon energy production.

The legislation updates the Pennsylvania Alternative Energy Portfolio Standards (AEPS) Act to diversify Pennsylvania’s energy portfolio.

WHEN: Monday, March 11, at 11 a.m.

WHERE: Ironworkers Local Union 404
981 N. Peiffers Lane, Harrisburg

WHO: Rep. Mehaffie; Kerry Zettlemoyer, business manager, Ironworkers Local 404; Amy Bowan, Beaver Valley Nuclear Generation employee; Trish McFarland, president, Delaware County Chamber of Commerce; Joe Gusler, president, Central Pennsylvania Building and Construction Trades; and workers and other advocates.

LIVE WEBSTREAMING: Barring any technical difficulties, the event will stream live on and

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