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Holtec screw up

Holtec screw up

While details are scant, it is safe to say that anything that warrants this big of a fine has got to be major. Are there implications for Indian Point? Time may or may not tell. Marilyn NRC proposes $150K penalty for Holtec after Oyster Creek inspection CAMDEN – A federal regulator has proposed a $150,000...

BREAKING: 140 groups tell Senate No Dirty Energy in BBB Act! Sign on as individual

Hello everyone, Thank you for signing on to the No False Solutions in Build Back Better Act! This morning we sent the letter to Leader Schumer, Sen. Wyden, and Sen Stabenow with a total of 140 signatories! Today we are also launching a petition for individuals to sign on in support of No False Solutions and Dirty...

Follow-up from Convergence – Comments to White House Environmental Justice Advisory Council (WHEJAC)

Dear Friends, These were the comments filed by CIECP and LEAF of Hudson Valley last week with the White House Environmental Justice Advisory Council (WHEJAC). During WHEJAC’s meetings in November, members discussed their plan to put out a draft Letter on Renewable Energy for public input in January. That is obviously an opportunity clean energy supporters must...
Indian Point Site Map

Indian Point Site Map

Blast from the Past: The Great Debate – Edwards vs Teller – 1974

Good afternoon: In a recent TV documentary on plans to bury all of Canada’s high level nuclear waste in the neighbourhood of some small community in Ontario, the journalist Christopher Read of the Aboriginal People’s Television Network (APTN) inserted a clip from an old televised debate between Gordon Edwards and Edward Teller. A few people...
Progress due to price

Progress due to price

The Clean Energy Transition Enters Hyperdrive Researchers argue that the shift to carbon-free energy is gaining momentum, largely because of economic benefits. ZHOUSHAN, CHINA – NOVEMBER 16: (EDITORS NOTE: This image was created using a fish-eye lens.) Workers install photovoltaic panels on the roof of a fish processing plant on November 16, 2021 in Zhoushan,...

SMRs: Hyundai joins Holtec

Holtec is talking of completing its prototype by 2030. Eight years. I have not seen any design make it through the NRC approval process in that length of time, let alone get built and be operational. My understanding is that the NRC still requires an external body of water. If so, this is something Holtec...
Biden has to stop appeasing nuclear lobby by Ari Socolow on November 26, 2021

Biden has to stop appeasing nuclear lobby by Ari Socolow on November 26, 2021

All the right answers in one place. Save this article to use with pro nuclear folks and send it to your Representative and Senators with a note to keep nuclear out of Build Back Better. Please share with your networks. Marilyn “We can solve the climate crisis with wind and solar and without putting (prolonging)...

Call to Action Climate Reality Project

Many thanks to CRP for organizing this excellent list of actions we can all take. This is their news letter and says a lot about the group and how they operate. Scroll down to TAKE ACTION for the list of four easy actions you can do – one or all. It is all there for...

Fri Nov 26, APTN Investigates, 7pm EDT: Update on NWMO’s Search for a DGR for High-Level Nuclear Waste

To all Nuclear Waste Watchers: Christopher Read, TV journalist with APTN, has just completed a half-hour documentary on NWMO’s plans for a permanent underground nuclear waste dump for all of Canada’s HLW.It will include a portion of an interview with me, done from my dining room. It will be broadcast this Friday, November 26, on...

Scientists for Future Germany : “Nuclear energy not a technology to solve climate crisis” – ENGLISH Executive Summary

Dear Friends: Thanks to Gunter Wippel, our very good friend in Germany, for this information.I have the complete German report in pdf form if anyone wants me to send it, or you can downlaod it form the link: https://zenodo.org/record/5573719 Gordon Edwards. ————————— ENGLISH: In light of the accelerating climate crisis, nuclear energy and its place in the...
Austria ready to sue EU over nuclear's inclusion in green finance taxonomy

Austria ready to sue EU over nuclear’s inclusion in green finance taxonomy

Austrian minister Leonore Gewessler told EURACTIV why nuclear energy had no place in the EU’s sustainable finance rules and why her country was prepared to challenge the expected delegated act in court. Image Source: Parlamentsdirektion / Thomas Jantzen Source : Euractiv https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/austria-ready-to-sue-eu-over-nuclears-inclusion-in-green-finance-taxonomy/ Austria ready to sue EU over nuclear’s inclusion in green finance taxonomy By Nikolaus J....