America's Energy Plans To Be Kept Secret

Blue prints, reports and maps of nation's energy system to be kept secret to keep information from terrorists.

Published: 23-Feb-2003

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Federal energy regulators approved rules on Thursday to keep secret certain information about U.S. power plants, large transmission lines and oil and natural gas pipelines, citing post-Sept. 11 security concerns.

In keeping the information away from extremist groups, the rules would also restrict the general public's access.

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