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Launch of the Beyond Indian Point Campaign - Please Share!

Launch of the Beyond Indian Point Campaign – Please Share!

Hi Everyone, I am writing to share the good news that today we launch the Beyond Indian Point campaign! BIP is sponsored by AGREE, Frack Action, Riverkeeper, NIRS and Food & Water Watch. I have been working on this as the Campaign Coordinator. Many of you have heard about the...
Decommissioning Articles

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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Dozens of US nuclear power plants at risk due to climate change: Moody’s

Washington — Dozens of US nuclear power plants, comprising nearly half the country’s operational nuclear generating capacity, “will face growing credit risks” in the next 10 to 20 years due to flooding, hurricanes, heat stress and other predicted impacts of climate change, Moody’s Investors Service said in a report Aug. 18. “The consequences of climate change...

What’s Up With Indian Point?

We can all breathe a sigh of relief next spring when the last working reactor at Indian Point powers down.  20 million people in the 50-mile radius of the 40-year-old nuclear generator can sleep more soundly and future generations will thank us for no longer producing high level radioactive waste that will bedevil the country...

VERY IMPORTANT! New York State Climate Law Tracker | Sabin Center for Climate Change Law

This is an index to laws passed in May. It details which agency is responsible, details what they are to do and lists due dates. All on a spread sheet for easy tracking. An amazing piece of work that makes it possible to understand the scope of what is now happening in New York. While...

Our friend and ally Stony Point Conference Center is reopening for individuals and small groups. The Convergence has met there for the last four years and all of us know what an exceptional place it is. It is a tough time for all of us and Stony Point is no exception. Stony Point can now...

The Campaign To Stop Shoreham:A Conversation With Joel Kupferman and Lenny Librizzi

This is a precious bit of history from the anti nuclear movement and the Stop Shoreham Campaign. It is chronicled by two long time activists and friends who wrote the book. Don’t miss Margo’s original song at the end. It is a perfect fit. The skillful addition of graphics from the time by editor Charlie...
July News from Stony Point Center

July News from Stony Point Center

Good news from our Convergence host, partner and ally – Stony Point Conference Center is opening up! It is a down sized operation from the record breaking year that was predicted in January and many different options are being explored. Their commitment to the progressive movement is one thing that has not changed. As we...

AGREE Resources

Urge NYS Leaders to Create Nuclear Decommissioning Oversight Boards

Urge NYS Leaders to Create Nuclear Decommissioning Oversight Boards

Please sign-on by the close of business Tuesday, July 14th. July XX, 2020 The Honorable Andrew M. Cuomo, GovernorState of New YorkExecutive ChamberNew York State CapitolAlbany, NY 12224 The Honorable Andrea Stewart-Cousins, Temporary President and Majority LeaderNew York State SenateLegislative Office Building, Room 907Albany, NY 12247 The Honorable Carl Heastie, SpeakerNew York State AssemblyLegislative Office...

Action Alert; Women In Black – Indian Point plus Fossil Free Fuels Act

Two of Clearwater’s long time goals Many thanks to those who have already made a call about the Decommissioning Oversight Board for Indian Point. If you have not yet done so, here is another opportunity. We are so close to passage and need a strong finish to get this bill passed! Do you have 5...
Big DAPL Victory!!!

Big DAPL Victory!!!

This information is fromMadonna Thunder HawkCheyenne River Organizer The Lakota People’s Law Project. There is a paragraph on the Atlantic Coast pipeline at the bottom. Marilyn Elie, indian Point Safe Energy Coalition Dear B. R., I have great news: this morning, District Court Judge James Boasberg ordered the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) to be shut down...
NEWS FROM BEYOND NUCLEAR

NEWS FROM BEYOND NUCLEAR

If you want to understand the crucial irradiated fuel issue and what Holec is trying to do, read this excellent letter by Kevin Kamps.  He lays out the issue in detail and describes how Holtec is trying to weasel around the law.  Beyond Nuclear is going to court over this egregious decision by the NRC....
Pics for our activists

Pics for our activists