WASHINGTON, D.C. — The proposed sale of the James A. FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant took another step forward this week as federal regulators approved the transfer of a massive fund earmarked for decommissioning the facility.

According to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, each nuclear power plant in the United States is required to adequately fund and maintain a decommissioning trust fund for its reactors in order to safely remove the reactor from service.

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