Click - Greg Palast on Electric Pirates

[Click - Greg Palast on Electric Pirates]

"I can tell you all about the ne're-do-wells that put out our lights tonight. I came up against these characters -- the Niagara Mohawk Power Company -- some years back. You see, before I was a journalist, I worked for a living, as an investigator of corporate racketeers. In the 1980s, "NiMo" built a nuclear plant, Nine Mile Point, a brutally costly piece of hot junk for which NiMo and its partner companies charged billions to New York State's electricity ratepayers."

Greg Palast on the electricity pirates. Which also explains why NY Governor George Pataki keeps blaming Canada--the blame lies squarely in his deregulation of Niagara Mohawk. Blame Canadaaaaaa...

posted. Sat - August 16, 2003 @ 01:41 PM           |