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Sunset at Indian Point

Sunset at Indian Point

Michael Conrad has written the definitive piece on the closing of Indian Point.  He knows the history and starts with the defeat of the Storm King Mountain decision one of the pillars of Environmental law in the United States. Read down to bottom to find out more about his website that documents history from the...
Alec Baldwin: Indian Point 3 is closing. New York and the world should celebrate

Alec Baldwin: Indian Point 3 is closing. New York and the world should celebrate

The Nuclear Option documentary by USA Today Network NortheastAn in-depth look at the end of the nuclear power industry as we know it, and what lies ahead for the communities where plants are powering down. Michael V. Pettigano, Paul Wood Jr and John Meore, Rockland/Westchester Journal News At the end of this month of April,...
INDIAN POINT SHUTTING DOWN Zoom Meeting Recording

INDIAN POINT SHUTTING DOWN Zoom Meeting Recording

End of an era: closure of nuclear plant is pointer for New York’s energy future

End of an era: closure of nuclear plant is pointer for New York’s energy future

It is interesting that this reporter interviewed former NRC Chairman Gregory Jaskowitz for his take on nuclear power.  The figures on the percentage of electricity generated for the NYC Westchester grid are a mash up of state and local figures.  They make no sense. Marilyn Elie Sun, wind and nuclear. Indian Point Energy Center is...

Write your Congressional Representative

Please write to your representative to sign the ICAN pledge. To do so find the steps below. Instructions with a screenshot are also attached! Also, please see the video recording from 1:35:33 – 1:39:13 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RPFaQH3Prk0) that explains how to send a letter to your representative using the Nuclear Ban Map.  If you face any issues, please write to...

May the 4th, Be With Us. Work for Clean Energy Now!

The fight in Congress now is over what constitutes clean energy in the gigantic energy bill that is currently being drafted.  FERC is one of the agencies that will play a big role. Legislators will be deciding between now and the end of June, if not before how to define clean energy. Nuclear, fracked gas,...

NYS PSC et al Joint Proposal re: Indian Point License Transfer from Entergy to Holtec Attachments

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1M9-_EU3o-OXzlORunDR3yJxW3whPUZhoFgLCDF9vqXI/

NYS PSC et al Joint Proposal re: Indian Point License Transfer from Entergy to Holtec

Proposed Agenda: 1)   Roll-call and urgent announcements. 2)   Follow Up to May 30, 2021 Congressional Briefing with EESI (S Kent):  Let’s multiply the effectiveness of this excellent briefing by active and ongoing follow up.https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1M9-_EU3o-OXzlORunDR3yJxW3whPUZhoFgLCDF9vqXI/edit?usp=sharing 3)   Brief Regional Updates (include  Meetings with Elected Officials):    — Report from recent or newly scheduled meetings       —  CA:  San Onofre. other?     —  NM/Tx...

[Build Back Fossil Free] Dalai Lama +101 Nobel Laureates call for the end of Fossil fuel Expansion

Excellent critically important  information.  Take advantage of it!  Please share with others who are interested. Marilyn Elie Hi y’all, Thought you’d like to know that 101 Nobel Laureates including the Dalai Lama penned an open letter in support of the end of fossil fuel expansion. Check it out at www.fossilfueltreaty.org/nobel-letter  It is available online in...

Indian Point Closure

As we draw closer to the closure date for the last reactor at Indian Point there remain a few people who still think that it should not close.  What they are saying and trying to do will have no effect on the legal arrangements in place.  It does however raise doubts in the mind of...

STATE OF NEW YORK PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION JOINT PROPOSAL PDF

If the links are not working maybe you can open the pdf.  Cortlandt and Buchanan were at the table for these negotiations that started back in March.  All parties signed a confidentiality agreement. Marilyn

Indian Point Closure Deal

“The joint proposal is now available for public comment, and is slated to be voted on by the PSC on May 13th” Plus quotes by local officials…https://www.einnews.com/pr_news/538684152/attorney-general-james-reaches-tentative-agreement-for-dismantling-and-cleanup-of-indian-point “This joint proposal provides for additional financial assurance, oversight as well as environmental protections that serve to mitigate risk and protect the interests of the local communities and...