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  • Vermont Yankee is now shut down as of December 29, 2014!
  • March 29, 2022

    Safe & Green Campaign History

    The Safe & Green Campaign was founded in 2006 in an urgent, grassroots, people powered effort to shut down Entergy’s Vermont Yankee nuclear reactor in Vernon, Vermont, on the Connecticut River a few miles from Massachusetts and New Hampshire. We … Continue reading

    April 21, 2021

    Saturday Earth Week Event

    2021 Earth Week event Great River Survival Walk highlights eco-plight of Connecticut River, Saturday, April 24, 10:30am – 12:30pm Environmental justice for the Connecticut River will be the focus of a community walk through the beautiful French King Gorge to … Continue reading

    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

    March 15 NDCAP Full Panel Meeting

    MEETING OF THE FULL PANEL Monday, March 15, 2021 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Microsoft Teams Webcast/Teleconference The Full Panel will hold its first meeting of 2021 on Monday evening, March 15, 2021 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM. In accordance … 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):   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

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