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Five Years of Nuclear Disaster: Fukushima Anniversary

The fifth anniversary of the tsunami and earthquake which devastated Japan on March 11, 2011 caused the press to again — briefly — pay attention to the condition of the four Fukushima reactors, the radiated water gushing into the Pacific, … Continue reading

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Fukushima 5 Vigil

Since the March 11, 2011 nuclear meltdowns of four reactors in Fukushima Japan — reactors like our own in make, model and age — Safe & Green has honored those in the Fukushima nuclear evacuation zone with vigils, educational programs, … Continue reading

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February E-News

Dear Friends of the Safe & Green Campaign, The 5th anniversary of the beginning of the Fukushima melt-downs, evacuations, contaminations and deaths is approaching, March 11. On Saturday, March 12, we will host a vigil at Pliny Park in Brattleboro. … Continue reading

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June 4: Public Hearing on Entergy’s radioactive waste storage pad

On Thursday June 4 please come and speak to the Public Service Board at its Public Hearing. This could be the ONE public hearing on Entergy’s plan to store 900+ tons of highly radioactive fuel in the village of Vernon … Continue reading

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CANCELED Nuclear Power: Cradle to Grave

CANCELED 03.12.15 DUE TO 90% CHANCE OF SLEET & FREEZING RAIN Program in the Parlor, Centre Congregational Church, 4-6pm If you need convincing the nuclear power is not the answer to climate change, just look at the nuclear chain. We … Continue reading

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CANCELLED Fukushima: Four Years and Counting

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CANCELLED WALK & VIGIL: Fukushima Four Years & Counting

EVENT CANCELLED DUE TO 90% CHANCE OF SLEET & FREEZING RAIN = UNSAFE FOR WALKERS Download a poster here. Over 80,000 people still cannot return home to their towns in Fukushima, four years after the beginning of the disasters at … Continue reading

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Fukushima 2015

In 2011, we watched in horror as triple disasters unfolded in Japan.  We learned that at Fukushima Dai’ichi were Mark 1 GE BWR  reactors  — the same age,make and model as VT Yankee. We watched explosions in reactors that looked … Continue reading

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NRC: No EPZ

[3.12.15: CANCELLED due to weather:On Saturday, March 14, Safe and Green will walk from the gates of VT Yankee at noon, to honor the ghost towns of Fukushima.  We have a new reason to remember the 140,000 people evacuated on … Continue reading

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Voices of Fukushia 2014

An anniversary marks a one-day event – the birth of our nation on July 4th, for instance. March 11th is the one day two natural disasters struck Japan. In 2011, an earthquake followed by a tsunami devastated the coast, displacing … Continue reading

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