Gibbons pointed out Ontario has a bad history of cost overruns concerning nuclear projects. He figures the actual cost of the rebuild could be between $21 billion to $35 billion.
Ted Gruetzner, manager of the power company’s media relations, said the OPG disputes Gibbons’ numbers, adding they are preparing a detailed analysis to figure out the projects future price.
“Gibbons is being a clairvoyant on costs,” Gruetzner said.
I just love this 'War of the Sound Bites'. I think it's a bit rich, considering that we'll never know the full cost of the Niagara Tunnel 'for commercial reasons'.