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  • Vermont Yankee is now shut down as of December 29, 2014!
  • February 17, 2021

    Vigil March 11: 10 Years Since Fukushima Disaster Began

    March 11 marks ten years since Japan was hit by an earthquake and tsunami, destroying 85,000 homes and businesses. By 2021 the country could have rebuilt but for a disaster that continues today: the meltdown of three nuclear reactors in … Continue reading


    Feb. 22 NDCAP Nuclear Waste Special Meeting

    NDCAP MEDIA RELEASE  February 22nd Special Meeting of the Vermont Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel Federal Nuclear Waste Policy Committee Announced; Dates for Regular Committee Meetings also set.  Montpelier, VT – The Federal Nuclear Waste Policy Committee of the Vermont … Continue reading


    February 3, 2021

    Nuclear Weapons and Nuclear Power

    Thank you to Safe and Green Campaign’s Ann Darling writing this OpEd for My Turn in the Hampshire Gazette. —– I am very heartened by the signing of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons by 50 countries and … Continue reading


    January 20, 2021

    What’s Next for VY Property? Report

    Olga Peters of The Commons of Windham County updates us with her cover story on a new land inventory of the nuclear waste site. January 20, 2021 issue of  Commons News 0596.pdf


    Jan. 20 NDCAP Federal Nuclear Waste Policy Committee

    PRESS RELEASE from NDCAP January 20th Special Meeting of the Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel Federal Nuclear Waste Policy Committee Announced; this inaugural meeting will identify the Committee’s initial steps regarding Federal policies.    Montpelier, VT – The newly-formed Federal … Continue reading


    November 16, 2020

    NDCAP Rethinking Interim Nuclear Waste

    11.16.2020 Reformer: Decomm panel to reconsider interim waste storage Headline: Decommissioning panel set to review earlier stand on interim waste storage By Susan Smallheer, Brattleboro Reformer VERNON — Should Vermont take a stand on a national proposal to create an … Continue reading


    September 13, 2020

    Your Input Needed at NDCAP Sept. 21

    As far as we know, the only press which covered this event was WAMC (Albany NY radio): https://www.wamc.org/post/decommissioning-panel-holds-meeting-vermont-yankee-and-spent-fuel-policy   LET’S GET SOME CITIZEN INPUT INTO THE NUCLEAR DECOMMISSIONING CITIZENS ADVISORY PANEL!! By Ann Darling, Safe and Green Campaign & Citizens Awareness … Continue reading


    February 9, 2020

    Nuke Waste Action in Congress

    Somehow, a staffer in Rep Welch’s office thought because nobody had spoken up about rad waste, it was okay to vote YES on Yucca Mountain and interim storage bills. Let him know he was wrong. While you’re busy writing to … Continue reading


    January 30, 2020

    NDCAP $ and Next Meeting Feb. 3rd

    The next Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel meeting on February 3rd will tackle the issue of who pays to support NDCAP. In a letter to the editor, Safe and Green Campaign member Ann Darling  asks ” How can the panel … Continue reading


    January 14, 2020

    ‘Bright Future’ of Nukes

    The Greenfield Recorder published an article on page 1 of its January 7, 2020 edition headlined: Author Shares Thoughts on ‘Bright Future’ of Nuclear Power.  [Link to article is here] It includes cynical, jaw dropping statements like this: Environmental groups, … Continue reading



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