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  • Vermont Yankee is now shut down as of December 29, 2014!
  • March 2, 2015

    March 1 News Update

    The weather isn’t the only thing heating up since the frigid NRC meeting last week. The big turn out of vocal activist Stakeholders at the NRC meeting, and again at this week’s NDCAP meeting, is helping to feed the fire … Continue reading

    February 25, 2015

    NDCAP: EPZ & 2015 Priorities

    Please attend the NDCAP meeting this Thursday, Feb. 26 (6-9pm, Marlboro Grad Center, 28 Vernon St., Brattleboro).  Here are some of the issues on the Agenda: EPZ: A presentation by Entergy on the Evacuation Planning Zone with time for public … Continue reading

    February 22, 2015

    Wake Up Calls

    Entergy and the NRC sure got a wakeup call at the NRC hearing Thursday. They were probably hoping activists had lose interest in the fate of Vermont Yankee once it was shut down.But 200 people packed the room and we … Continue reading

    February 19, 2015

    We Are Stakeholders

    Tonight may be our last chance to look the NRC staff in the eye and tell them what we think of Entergy & the NRC’s nuclear regulations. So come on over at 6pm to the Quality Inn in Brattleboro Putney … Continue reading

    February 12, 2015

    NRC & You Forum: Tuesday, Feb. 17

    “The NRC & You” event originally scheduled for Monday, February 9 has been moved to Tuesday, February 17 at 6:00pm in Room 2C, Marlboro Graduate Center, Brattleboro. We will watch a video of presentations at the “NRC & You” forum … Continue reading

    February 10, 2015

    Sr-90 + Sue = SOS

    Strontium-90 has been found in groundwater at Vermont Yankee. Entergy threatens to sue. And with those bombshells this week, we are reminded that the message is simple: NO SAFSTOR. The state says no SAFSTOR. The state “believes decommissioning could begin … Continue reading

    February 1, 2015

    The NRC & You

    CANCELED FOR MONDAY, FEB. 9. Our speakers are not available again before the NRC Public Meeting on Feb. 19. We may be able to reschedule for the last week of February, which would be too late for the NRC Public … Continue reading

    January 30, 2015

    Emergency Planning Update

    Emergency planning in the evacuation zone: Entergy wants to stop paying for it in April 2016 – even with tons of radioactive fuel in the fuel pools, and while the dangerous work of moving the fuel from the pool into … Continue reading

    February: A Month for a Miracle

    I can point out to people that shutting down Vermont Yankee was a miracle, right? We weren’t, as the people, supposed to have that power. And people did it anyway. They insisted on it and they saw it through and … Continue reading

    January 20, 2015

    NDCAP Meeting, Jan. 28

    Vermont’s Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel will meet next Wednesday, January 28 at the Quality Inn (Putney Road, Brattleboro) from 6-9pm. (This is a change from the Jan. 22 date set at the December meeting). All NDCAP meetings are open … Continue reading

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