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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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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

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...
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....
Manna Jo Greene with Ken Gale. Mapping the Future of Solar

Manna Jo Greene with Ken Gale. Mapping the Future of Solar

Learn more about the important mapping project Manna has been talking about at Convergence.Eco-Logic radio & internet www.ecoradio.org Friday, November 19th, 2:30pm WBAI, 99.5FM & www.wbai.org MAKING SOLAR HAPPEN MAPPING THE FUTURE We all want more solar—it is a great way to address the climate crisis and a way to save money, too! We have the technology,...
Trial of elders in Walk For Our Grandchildren

Trial of elders in Walk For Our Grandchildren

2021 Walk for Our Grandchildren – Great March for Climate Action https://drive.google.com/file/d/1y3HkfXCYhDfjWdWY3LczV9tDjwf9MCs8/view?ts=611ad075 May 27, 2021 — The 2021 Walk for Our Grandchildren took place June 20-28 from Scranton, Pennsylvania, to Wilmington. This short video documents their walk and what they were trying to achieve and their subsequent arrest. The information below documents their trial. For immediate...
NY Post article

NY Post article

As usual, the Post continues raving about closing Indian Point nuclear power plant even though that horse has already left the barn. Large numbers of trucks are already transporting waste and deconstruction debris to land fills. We have plenty of electricity and NYS is on target to meet its decarbonizing goals. Danskammer, a potential gas...