Tag Archives: Vermont Yankee Nuclear

May 28 NDCAP – June 1 NRC – June 4 PSB

UPCOMING … details below May 28: NDCAP Meeting — PSB & dry cask storage pad on the agenda June 1: NRC public comment period on EPZ ends June 4: Public hearing on PSB & dry cask storage pad June 13-16: … Continue reading

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May 28: ISFSI & NDCAP

The Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel will meet on Thursday, May 28 from 6-9pm in the Multi-Purpose Room, Brattleboro Union High School, Fairgrounds Road, Brattleboro. It is open to the public — please attend! The State of Vermont is representing … Continue reading

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Emergency Plan Exercises

May 13 2015 Emergency Drill [pdf download] Entergy will perform a “full participation exercise drill” of the Emergency Plan. Since Entergy is eliminating the EP in April 2016 this could be the last practice.

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May Update

There are a full slate of events on decommissioning issues scheduled for May and June. May 13 6-8:30pm: Let’s Talk, Let’s Do: Community Decommissioning Meeting sponsored by New England Coalition on Nuclear Pollution (NEC). Wednesday, May 13, 2015 from 6pm to … Continue reading

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Greenfield Meeting on Decomm & EPZ

Informational meeting on decommissioning Yankee and end of the EPZ. From the Greenfield Recorder 03.31.15: “Rep. Paul Mark, D-Peru, has scheduled an April 14 “informational forum” in Greenfield to discuss the planned decommissioning of the plant, which is not scheduled … Continue reading

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Kevin Kamps on Nuclear Waste Management

Kevin Kamps will make a presentation, answer questions, and lead a discussion on nuclear waste management and dry cask storage at VT Yankee. 7:00pm, Parlor, Centre Congregational Church, Main Street, Brattleboro. Few topics are more timely for VT Yankee decommissioning … Continue reading

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NRC: Public Comments Not Public

The comment period to the NRC on the PSDAR ended at midnight last night (March 24, 2015). A link to the Comment page is:  http://www.regulations.gov/index.jsp#!docketDetail;D=NRC-2015-0004 Only 2 of the 41 public comments submitted to the NRC are available on the … Continue reading

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Two Yankee Clean Up Funds Explained

Susan Smallheer of the Rutland Herald published as clear an explanation of the decommissioning trust fund and the site restoration fund as we can expect, give the murky PR put out by Entergy. Worthy reading for those who follow the … 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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