I concur with the writer that mentioned in recently that Dominion Power should have converted the Yorktown Power Plant from coal to gas. It would be the safest and most secure solution. Further, it would likely best address the long term power requirements of the Peninsula. I do not know all the facts as to why this solution was not discussed more, especially since the power line debate surfaced. If a conversion to gas is not feasible for the Yorktown plant, then construct the lines across the James to support the needs of the Peninsula.
As a 45-year resident of Williamsburg, let me be the first to...