Category Archives: Decommissioning

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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