Israel’s Home Front minister urges cabinet to reconsider power plant planned near missile-exposed town
The 450-megawatt natural gas power plant has already been approved but Home Front Defense Minister Gilad Erdan says alternative locations where the potential risk is lower were not considered.
Home Front Defense Minister Gilad Erdan has asked the cabinet to reconsider a decision by a ministerial committee to okay the construction of a power station near Kiryat Malachi. Erdan said the location is dangerous because it is too close to population centers and exposed to missile attacks.
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