Category Archives: Action

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

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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

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Towns take action on EPZ

A town-by-town effort to speak out against Entergy’s plan to abandon the citizens and environment of the emergency planning zone has begun. Just over the Vermont border from Yankee,  Gill, MA selectboard have signed a letter opposing Entergy’s exemption requests … Continue reading

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VY Un-Plugs in 4 Weeks

Download to print our new flyer for your Fridge & Friends 28 Days until Vermont Yankee stops making power, stops making waste, and our Connecticut River valley is nuclear free again. Wow. What do you do? When you finally get … Continue reading

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Update – People’s Climate March: Nuclear-Free, Carbon-Free

Sept. 20 / 21 People’s Climate March & the Nuclear Free Contingent In case you haven’t heard, 310,000 to 400,00 marchers were in New York City on Sept. 21 —  more than double the size expected by 350.org and its … Continue reading

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Aug. 20: Public Hearing on Water Permit

Please attend the hearing about VT Yankee’s thermal discharge permit on 8.20.14 (details below). Despite the fact that VT’s Agency of Natural Resources (ANR) acknowledges that Entergy used outdated computer analysis rather than real water sampling to determine the impacts … Continue reading

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Mass. Solar: Just Raise the Cap!

Just Raise the CAP                 July 21, 2014 Thank you all for making calls and sending out emails! We are making progress! There is still more work to do. H.4185 is still in House Ways and Means. … Continue reading

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Finally! Water Permit

VT’s Agency of Natural Resources is taking PUBLIC COMMENT on Entergy’s  Clean Water Act permit. Here is ANR’s press release with links to the draft permit & fact sheet. The public comment period on the permit has begun and has … Continue reading

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Mass. Voters: Save Our Solar

 Please take action today, and share with Massachusetts friends and family: SAVE OUR SOLAR — Action Alert to stop H.4185 Why we must act now – Call today! Why we must act now – Call today! July 15, 2014 H.4185, … Continue reading

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Open Letter to President Obama

July 2, 2014 Dear President Obama- The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has recently issued a spectacularly bad 4-1 decision regarding high level nuclear waste, stating that there is no reason why nuclear reactors need to move the high level toxic waste, … Continue reading

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