Online petition protests Muscatine Nuclear Power Plant

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A petition in Iowa is trying to prevent farmland in Muscatine County from becoming a Nuclear Power Plant.

The petition says MidAmerican Energy has bought 800 acres of farmland in rural areas with plans to build a Nuclear Power Plant. It also states that MidAmerican Energy has denied any Nuclear Power Plant plans.

Dangerous effects that nuclear materials have on the environment and community are highlighted in the petition. Also noted are environmentally-friendly strides that have been taken for the future.

The petition has more than half of the signatures needed on