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

    Next NDCAP Meeting

    “The next meeting of the Vermont Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel will be held on Thursday, October 26, 2017.  The meeting will take place 6pm-9pm in the multipurpose room at Brattleboro Area Middle School on Sunny Acres Road in Brattleboro. … Continue reading

    September 7, 2017

    Agenda posted for Sept. 28 NDCAP meeting

    NDCAP is meeting next on September 28. Thursday, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm, at the Brattleboro Area Middle School Multi-Purpose Room, 109 Sunny Acres, Brattleboro, VT. The agenda is 9.28.17 NDCAP Agenda – Final Materials have been posted to the … Continue reading

    June 19, 2017

    NDCAP Meeting 6.22.17

    The next meeting of the Vermont Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel will take place on Thursday, June 22 from 6pm to 9pm at the Governor Hunt House in Vernon.  The meeting will include presentations by AREVA and Burns & McDonnell, … Continue reading

    June 15, 2017

    New PSB Chair

    There is a new chair of the Public Service Board (PSB), and the appointment is good news for those concerned about Vermont Yankee. Tony Roisman knows nuclear power regulatory issues, and we need someone of his experience and intellect while … Continue reading

    May 15, 2017

    Who’s Sacrifice?

    On May 6, Safe & Green Campaign co-sponsored an event on nuclear waste. Lissa Weinmann wrote an excellent background piece based on interviews and research, Vermont Yankee-Expert says faster reuse unrealistic amid national waste dilemma and VtDigger covered the May … Continue reading

    May 5, 2017

    NRC Returns to VT

    The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is returning to Brattleboro on May 25th. They want  to hear citizens’ thoughts on the license transfer (sale of Vermont Yankee to NorthStar), and will also take comments on NorthStar’s Post Shut Down Activities Report (PSDAR). … Continue reading

    April 18, 2017

    The Road from Vermont Yankee to Texas

    Safe and Green Campaign is co-sponsoring a New England tour which will connect the dots among environmental justice, nuclear waste, and nuclear reactors in our region. [Click here for the tour details. Tour stops include Brattleboro Food Coop (Community Room, … Continue reading

    April 12, 2017

    PSB Sale Hearing Recap

    Press coverage of the April 6 Public Service Board public hearing at Vernon Elementary School on the sale of Vermont Yankee (Docket #8880): Process for sale of VT Yankee said to be first arrangement of its kind (Greenfield Recorder 04.06.17) … Continue reading

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