Nuclear plant's shutdown raises tax-revenue concerns in Fla. county

02/17/2013 | National Public Radio

Some officials and business owners in Florida's Citrus County are expressing frustration over Duke Energy's decision to shut down its Crystal River nuclear plant. "It put us in a very difficult position," said Joe Meek, chairman of the county commissioners. "We're a community of 142,000 people. A business that pays 26 percent of our tax base will have a major impact when they don't pay that."

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