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Decommissioning Articles

The NRC has no regulatory authority over the expenditure of decommissioning funds. The licensees submit a Decommissioning Cost Plan to the NRC for review, but not for approval. One authority the NRC does have is to allow some decommissioning funds to be used for dry storage. If the NRC determines...
State AG: 'Grave concerns' over Indian Point nuclear plant decommissioning

State AG: ‘Grave concerns’ over Indian Point nuclear plant decommissioning

Joe Delmar, Senior Director for Government Affairs and Communication for Holtec International speaks during a public meeting of the Indian Point Nuclear Decommissioning Citizen Advisory Panel at Buchanan Village Hall Jan.15, 2020. Delmar, representing Holtec International gave the first public presentation on the company’s plans for decommissioning the plant. At...
Remembering Gary Shaw

Remembering Gary Shaw

Hello Friends and Family, Although it is tradition to send flowers during these times, we all know that Gary was anything but traditional.  We also know that there are many organizations that he held near and dear to his heart.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to any of...
Yucca Mountain Resources

Yucca Mountain Resources

This packet of materials was developed by Nuclear Information Resource Service.  Special thanks to Mary Olsen for her part in this project. It will be sent to members of the United States Senate to educate them on high level radioactive waste issues. The packet provides one of the most through...
Images of our Activists

Images of our Activists

November 23 2018 – Photo Update — Great event! Congratulations to Croton and the local organizers who were tackling something like this for the first time. A March and Rally  divided into three parts with music and speakers at each stop allowed everyone to keep up and gave speakers a...
THE COMPLETE INDIAN POINT CLOSURE AGREEMENT

THE COMPLETE INDIAN POINT CLOSURE AGREEMENT

Closure Agreement Link: https://www.ipsecinfo.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/indian-point-closure-agreement-january-8-2017.pdf
Gordon Edwards

Gordon Edwards

(Webinar) Small Modular Nuclear Reactors: Not Clean, Not Small, Not Green, Not Affordable On March 13, 2020, a presentation by Dr. Gordon Edwards scheduled for a public meeting in Fredericton, New Brunswick, was cancelled because of Covid-19. The title of the talk was to be:“Small Modular Nuclear Reactors – Not...
Indian Point Annual Report

Indian Point Annual Report

Document link: {F8F80D6F-A7AA-4D29-A1E9-19B3F556D5B9}
Indian Point Presentations

Indian Point Presentations

Manna Jo Greene presentation link: indian_point_manna_jo_greene Gary Shaw presentation link: Gary’s slides
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Day 2: People vs. Fossil Fuels

Day 2: People vs. Fossil Fuels

Marilyn, People vs. Fossil Fuels continued today in the streets of DC! Today, we united fossil fuel fights from across the United States, from the struggle to stop petrochemical and LNG export facilities in the Gulf, to efforts to stop oil and gas drilling on Native lands in Alaska. Another 155 people were arrested outside the...

Sample Letter to White House re: People and Fossil Fuels

https://www.whitehouse.gov/contact This is a really easy form to fill out that will get your letter to President Biden. Do it now. Marilyn Dear President Biden, Fossil fuels must stay in the ground to mitigate global warning. You know that and you campaigned to be a climate champion. The people at your front door right now...
Build Back Fossil Free: UPDATE: Carrizo-Comecrudo Tribe and TX Delegates Leave for DC People V. Fossil Fuels

Build Back Fossil Free: UPDATE: Carrizo-Comecrudo Tribe and TX Delegates Leave for DC People V. Fossil Fuels

Please amplify this event as much as you can. These people are putting their bodies on the line. The least we can do is make some phone calls. Marilyn For Immediate Release: Wednesday, October 6, 2021 FOR MORE INFO. CONTACT Marlene Plua, delegate 956-756-9503 (Habla español e ingles) Juan Mancias, Carrizo-Comecrudo Tribal Nation, 830-391-7992 Donna...

Person andy VS Fossil Fuels – Update

Dear Fossil Free Friends, Dear Fossil Free Friends, Please read this letter from a front line gas pipeline fighter. What Andy is doing is amazing. Few of us can do what he is doing, but we can all do something. Read this narrative, share it with others and do what you can. Andy is counting...

Why nuclear plants are shutting down

To Cleo Abram Re: Your piece on Indian Point I live 3 miles from Indian Point and have studied the reactors for their last 25 years of operation. I have worked diligently with others to close the reactors.  It was not our protests that led to the closing.  It was economics. Indian Point closed because...
Demonstrating to stop the corporate give away called Build Back Better.

Demonstrating to stop the corporate give away called Build Back Better.

Call will discuss an independent commission to acheive a permanent repository

… What technical data are you referencing to make the claim or assumption geological repositories are technically feasible even for the short-term? I have done  extensive research and have found no such technical data.  This myth of a “one and done” permanent storage solution was created by the nuclear industry to justify the economic costs...

NUCLEAR BAILOUT AFTERMATH: Greg Jaczko: Funding Nuclear Energy Is A WASTE Of Government Resources, The Industry Is DYING

TO: Illinois’ state and federal legislatorsMembers of the media Greetings All —Now that Illinois has decided to bailout Exelon’s nuclear plants to the tune of $700 million over 5 years, attention shifts to Washington where the nuclear industry is seeking bailouts in the Build Back Better Act (BBB) in the range of $55-60 BILLION. Exelon...

Holtec decommissioning Palisades: What it means for Indian Point

Thank you Michael for this article. Holtec is scheduled to decommission Palisades. While Indian Point has a larger decommissioning fund, a lot is similar and this article illuminates some things we need to be aware of. Marilyn Elie (Behind paywall this is a copy of electronic article Sept 23, 2021 p.1A, 6A)The Detroit News, Sept...

October 11-15 in DC: It’s History Making Time

We are now in a hugely consequential season when it comes to ending the dominance of the polluting fossil fuel industry and shifting urgently to clean and renewable energy sources like wind and solar. And by this season, I mean this autumn, the months of September, October and November. What ends up happening with the...

NEIS ACTION ALERT — 3 actions to take to fight $60 billion in nuclear bailouts

Thank you David for this excellent set of actions we can all take. I encourage all who read this to do as David suggests NOW and then post the information where ever you can. People need this information, help them find it. Scroll down to number 3 for an excellent interview with Gregory Jaczko, former...

Urgent Action: Letter to Editor. The Reconciliation Bill is in Congress Now! Pay Attention!!

Greetings Friends, This is a critical time for passage of the Reconciliation Bill.  While many of you have been following what is happening in Congress, many more Americans have not.  It is a confusing process and our energy future for years to come hangs in the balance.  Letters to the Editor are a good way...