Category Archives: SAGE Alliance

Keep Up the (Water) Pressure

Finally, the State is saying Yankee is violating the Clean Water Act and Vermont’s water quality standards! The Agency of Natural Resources cites evidence submitted to the Public Service Board by Connecticut River Watershed Council and VNRC in Docket 7862 … Continue reading

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Safe & Green speaking to NRC today

We were one of a dozen advocates to speak before the NRC Sept 30 in support of a petition to close all 23 Fukushima-style reactors in the US. If you tried to listen, NRC’s “Listen In” number was faulty and … Continue reading

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VT YANKEE TO CLOSE 2014!

Entergy put out a press release this morning at 8:20ish announcing that “it plans to close and decommission its Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station in Vernon, Vt. The station is expected to cease power production after its current fuel cycle … Continue reading

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Flotilla 2013

On Saturday, August 10th, SAGE Alliance returned to the river for its 2nd Flotilla. In canoes and kayaks, with land lovers on the shore, we delivered our messages to Entergy. We celebrated water, which sustains all life. See photos, video … Continue reading

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Springing Ahead

SAGE Alliance Banner Drop Friday and Monday Memorial Day Weekend.  And on June 1st: SAGE Alliance SPOKES COUNCIL Pot Luck Picnic and Brainstorming! 11am-1pm, Saturday June 1 on Brattleboro’s Town Common. More info here.

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March Events

 Saturday, March 30 @ 3:30: Leaks, Lies and Lawyers!  Parade  &  Rally CLICK HERE FOR LINKS TO BILLS BEFORE THE VERMONT LEGISLATURE, HAND OUTS FROM THE RALLY, AND STORIES FROM THE DAY. THANKS TO THE 500+ FOLKS WHO’S VOICES WERE … Continue reading

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Wrapping Up November

Heads Up! VT State Nuclear Advisory Panel (VSNAP) is holding a meeting from 6-9pm on Thursday, November 29 in the MultiPurpose Room at Brattleboro Union High School. On the agenda: permits for thermal pollution — 5 1/2 years delayed in … Continue reading

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Banners Educate Leaf Peepers & Locals

Almost two hundred miles of highway bridges, from Northampton in Massachusetts to Burlington, Vermont were festooned with no nuke banners over the October holiday weekend. Leaf peepers and locals alike were greeted by affinity groups on 22 bridges, heading north … Continue reading

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OUR RIVER RUNS THROUGH IT

THANK YOU to the hundreds who paddled, hoisted banners, shared binoculars, spoke and sang this past Saturday on the River. It turned into a perfect fall day for our action, sunny and breezy. Hundreds of  activists shared their vision of … Continue reading

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“…fish can’t do math, but they know when they are in hot water,”

A study released yesterday by the Connecticut River Watershed Council (CRWC) shows why “Entergy’s discharges exceeded its permit standards more than 70 percent of the time.”  WCAX TV covers the story here or read about it in Brattleboro Reformer or … Continue reading

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