Tag Archives: Vermont Yankee Nuclear

NDCAP: EPZ & 2015 Priorities

Please attend the NDCAP meeting this Thursday, Feb. 26 (6-9pm, Marlboro Grad Center, 28 Vernon St., Brattleboro).  Here are some of the issues on the Agenda: EPZ: A presentation by Entergy on the Evacuation Planning Zone with time for public … Continue reading

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Wake Up Calls

Entergy and the NRC sure got a wakeup call at the NRC hearing Thursday. They were probably hoping activists had lose interest in the fate of Vermont Yankee once it was shut down.But 200 people packed the room and we … Continue reading

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NRC Public Hearing

NRC will host a public meeting on Entergy Vermont Yankee’s Post-Shut Down Decommissioning Activities Report (PSDAR) from 6-9pm on February 19 at the Quality Inn in Brattleboro. Safe & Green Campaign and CAN will hold a workshop to prep citizens … Continue reading

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NRC & You (new date)

“The NRC & You” event originally scheduled for Monday, February 9 has been moved to Tuesday, February 17 at 6:00pm in Room 2C, Marlboro Graduate Center, Brattleboro. The NRC & You: How Can Citizens Hold Entergy Accountable for Cleaning Up … Continue reading

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Sr-90 + Sue = SOS

Strontium-90 has been found in groundwater at Vermont Yankee. Entergy threatens to sue. And with those bombshells this week, we are reminded that the message is simple: NO SAFSTOR. The state says no SAFSTOR. The state “believes decommissioning could begin … Continue reading

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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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NDCAP Meeting

Per VT Dept of Public Service website: http://publicservice.vermont.gov/topics/electric/nuclear The January 2015 meeting of the Vermont Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel (NDCAP), previously scheduled for Thursday, January 22, has been rescheduled to Wednesday, January 28.  The meeting will be held at … Continue reading

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Nuclear Waste Threatens Our Future

Nancy Braus of the Safe & Green steering committee has an excellent editorial in today’s Brattleboro Reformer. It is useful reading for anyone (hopefully YOU) planning on making a comment to the NRC Public Hearing on decommissioning on February 19. … Continue reading

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Adapting to Change

Nina Keller, a long-time anti-nuclear activist, is the author of this letter published in the Greenfield Recorder last week. We have heard the same questions and sentiments in the movement, but few have expressed them publicly. Thanks for getting it … Continue reading

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NRC Hearing 02.19.15

At the request of the State of Vermont, the NRC has changed the date of its public meeting on Vermont Yankee decommissioning to February 19, from 6-9pm at the Quality Inn in Brattleboro. [1380 Putney Road. Take I-91 to Exit … Continue reading

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