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A Joint Letter on Indian Point Decommissioning

A Joint Letter on Indian Point Decommissioning

A Joint Letter to the Community from School Superintendent Joseph Hochreiter, Cortlandt Town Supervisor Richard Becker, M.D., and Buchanan Mayor Theresa KnickerbockerWith local schools back in session, and with Indian Point’s decommissioning well underway, we write to provide the community with a status report. We know many have questions about the process, as well as...

Story of Indian Point

Thesis  by Eric Krebs.   You can find the paper at this link.  https://drive.google.com/file/d/1EQs1CuxWq1xopQu8y0b4Qqzi2D93SBXt/view?usp=sharing Eric is a great story teller and this is something I have been thinking about writing for a long time.  Now I don’t have too. Eric and I had a lengthy interview and it was surprising to see so much of it in...

Manchin’s Dirty Side Deal. URGENT need for calls!

You have heard from me a lot about the evils of what the fossil fuel industry is trying to do through their control of Joe Manchin.The link below goes to the clearest and most level headed explanation of the Dirty Side Deal that I have seen.  There finally IS opposition in the House.  CALL YOUR...

Tina Volz Bongar on the Decommissioning Oversight Board. Next meeting Sept. 22, 6 PM

Second in a series; Women in the Movement. Mark your calendars for this important meeting on Sept. 22, 6:00 PM.  You must register to attend.  Link below.In this 10 minute UPDATE on the  Indian Point Decommissioning Oversight Board, Tina lays out the issues citizen advocates are facing and what she is doing to get a viable Emergency...

Excellent Article and Pulls on How Nukes CANNOT Save the Climate

Bill Gates and Techno-fix Delusions Against the Current, No. 220, September/October 2022 M.V. Ramana and Cassandra Jeffery BILL GATES, THE businessman, made one of the world’s biggest fortunes by designing, selling and marketing computer technology.  It shouldn’t come as a surprise that when it comes to climate change, he’s pushing more technology. When wealthy people push something,...

Holtec: ‘We Do Not Dump Into the River’

By Brian PJ Cronin, Reporter | August 5, 2022 Holtec would like to discharge water from the former Indian Point nuclear plant into the Hudson River. (File photo by B. Cronin) Says radioactive water would be far below limits The company hired to decommission the Indian Point nuclear plant on the Hudson River south of the Highlands continues to...

FACT SHEET: Medicine and Nuclear Power

Good afternoon: A short version (one page) and a long version of CCNR’s new Fact Sheet entitled “Medicine and Nuclear Power” are linked below. Background: The contribution of nuclear power to world energy production has been in a steep decline for the last 25 years. Intense efforts to resuscitate the industry at the beginning of...

Proposed SPDES Permit to Holtec for discharge into Hudson River SPDES Number: NY0250414

Date:   September 6, 2022 Re:      Proposed SPDES Permit to Holtec for discharge into Hudson River SPDES Number: NY0250414 Dear NYSDEC: Stop the Algonquin Pipeline Expansion organization (SAPE) hereby requests that DEC must uphold the NYSDEC Commissioner’s Policy-29 known as CP-29 in scheduling multiple information sessions and public hearings accessible online as well as in...
Rolling into DC!

Rolling into DC!

Frontline warriors are taking their case to stop Manchin’s Dirty Deal to their DC elected officials.  After that they plan on raising a ruckus in front of the White House. Help them out by making a phone call so legislators know they have a broad range of support. Tell your representative to stop Manchin’s Dirty...
The Hill OpEd: Weakening environmental safeguards won’t help renewable energy

The Hill OpEd: Weakening environmental safeguards won’t help renewable energy

Have you called your Congressional Representatives yet? Don’t wait.  By the time the bill is released, it will be to late to do anything about it. For this next bit of time put your Electeds on speed dial! Marilyn From: ‘Karuna Jaggar’ via People vs Fossil Fuels <build-back-fossil-free@googlegroups.com>Date: Tue, Aug 23, 2022, 12:58 PM ⁹Subject: [Build Back...
New Jersey Earthquakes, M2.3 and M 1.7, Ramapo Fault Shakes

New Jersey Earthquakes, M2.3 and M 1.7, Ramapo Fault Shakes

MVP and the Dirty Side Deal

MVP and the Dirty Side Deal

Melinda is a front line pipeline warrior.  She will be at the Sept. 8 DC lobby day/ demo and speaks from experience. You can believe what she says.  The Mansion side deal drives a truck through any reduction of green house gases. What can those of us far away from the action do?  Contact your...