The disaster in Japan is raising some ugly questions about what is usually billed as a clean power source — nuclear power. Some question if Calvert Cliffs in Maryland is safe.
The operator of two nuclear reactors in southern Maryland says the facility remains safe amid news of partial meltdowns at reactors in Japan triggered by an earthquake and tsunami.
Gov. Martin O’Malley met again with officials of French utility Electricite de France SA over stalled plans for a third reactor at the Calvert Cliffs nuclear power plant in southern Maryland.