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  • Vermont Yankee is now shut down as of December 29, 2014!
  • March 18, 2018

    Citizens: Q&A on VY Future

    The Nuclear Decommissioning Citizen Advisory Panel is meeting this coming Thursday, March 22 at 6pm at Brattleboro Union High School’s Multi Purpose Room. There will be presentations on the new Agreement to sell Yankee to NorthStar Group Services, and a … Continue reading

    March 8, 2018

    7th Year: Fukushima Solidarity

    Sunday, March 11, marks seven years since the triple reactor meltdowns at Fukushima, Japan and the evacuation of 162,000 residents. As of now, 75,000 have yet to return to their homes. Thank you to Maria Dominquez who filmed our vigil … Continue reading

    March 3, 2018

    Sale Agreement Announced

    [Update:   The PUC has set April 12th as the public hearing date on the sale. A presentation on the agreement will be made to NDCAP at their next meeting, March 22nd. Details are below.] The deal to sell Vermont Yankee … Continue reading

    March 2, 2018

    VT Town Meeting Day Resolution

    It has been exciting to see clean, sustainable energy on the rise in Vermont since Vermont Yankee shut down. This coming week, Vermonters will have an opportunity to tell lawmakers to get serious about making progress towards a 90% clean … Continue reading

    February 24, 2018

    Back Room Deal Close

    Since we last posted, all hearings and meetings on the sale of Vermont Yankee have been delayed due to the behind-closed-doors negotiations between the state of Vermont, Entergy and NorthStar. A public hearing scheduled by the Public Utility Commission for … Continue reading

    February 3, 2018

    Updated: Cancel … Delay… Meet in Secret

    Update 02.17.18: Now the NDCAP meeting for February has been postponed until March. From its website: PLEASE NOTE NEW MEETING DATE & NEW MEETING LOCATION: Thursday, March 22, 2018, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Brattleboro Union High School Multi-Purpose Room … Continue reading

    January 10, 2018

    Jan. 18: PUC Hearing on sale of VY

    The VT Public Utility Commission has rescheduled the public comment hearing on the sale of Vermont Yankee to NorthStar to Thursday, January 18 at Brattleboro Union High School’s MultiPurpose Room, 131 Fairground Road, Brattleboro, Vermont. Please use the East side … Continue reading

    December 23, 2017

    CANCELLED January 4th PUC Public Hearing on the Sale

    January 3, 2018 – this hearing has been cancelled and will be rescheduled. The VT Public Utility Commission (formerly the Public Service Board) will hold its second public hearing on the sale (“transfer of ownership”) of Vermont Yankee  from Entergy … Continue reading

    November 14, 2017

    November 16 NDCAP

    The next meeting of the Vermont Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel will take place on Thursday, November 16, 2017, 6pm-9pm, at the Brattleboro Area Middle School Multipurpose Room, Sunny Acres Rd, Brattleboro.  All NDCAP meetings are open to the public. … Continue reading

    October 12, 2017

    Coalition Annual Meeting 10/21/2017

    The New England Coalition on Nuclear Pollution (NEC) has been fighting for public citizens’ health and safety for over 40 years and are currently parties to the VT Public Utility Commission hearings on decommissioning. Please support NEC at their annual … Continue reading

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