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  • Vermont Yankee is now shut down as of December 29, 2014!
  • December 1, 2019

    NDCAP Dec. 5th

    Vermont’s Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel (NDCAP) has been scheduled for Thursday, December 5, 2019, from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM in the Brattleboro Area Middle School Multi-Purpose Room, 109 Sunny Acres Road, Brattleboro. “In addition to updates from NorthStar … Continue reading

    October 30, 2019

    Press Tour of VY

    On October 17, NorthStar hosted a press tour of Vermont Yankee. Only local press reports followed. Everything’s hunky dory. NorthStar must be feeling gleeful, anticipating the windfall from the leftovers in the decommissioning trust fund that will flow into their … Continue reading

    October 9, 2019

    NDCAP Meets October 16

    MEDIA RELEASE  Vermont Public Service Department Announces October 16, 2019 Meeting of the Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel.  Montpelier, VT – The Public Service Department today announced the next meeting of the Vermont Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel (VT NDCAP) … Continue reading

    October 6, 2019

    “Accidents Can Happen” TMI Documentary

    Coming to Brattleboro on October 26! Film maker, professor and ecofeminist Heidi Hutner will be speaking about women, gender, and nuclearity, and showing a short from her film: ACCIDENTS CAN HAPPEN: The Women of Three Mile Island. OCTOBER 26 1:30 … Continue reading

    September 7, 2019

    High-Level Nuclear Waste Tour 10/1-10/6

    CAN Goes On the Road Again! [from] When: Tuesday, October 1 – Sunday, October 6, 2019. Where: New England. What: CAN is organizing a third High-Level Nuclear Waste (HLNW) Tour in New England with Cape Downwinders, Boston Downwinders, and … Continue reading

    August 11, 2019

    Sept. 10: NRC meeting on Community Advisory Boards

    The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is holding meetings around the country to get feedback on Community Advisory Boards  from those living near nuclear power stations. Since soon after the announcement of closure in 2014, Vermont Yankee has had NDCAP (Nuclear Decommissioning … Continue reading

    July 22, 2019

    NDCAP Special Issues Committee

    From Public Service Department: Please note:  This is NOT A MEETING OF THE FULL PANEL.  The Issues Committee is a 6 person subset of NDCAP.  The next meeting of the full NDCAP will be in September.  However the meeting has … Continue reading

    July 8, 2019

    Walk for a Nuclear Free Future

    The annual Walk for a Nuclear Free Future will be walking from Brattleboro to Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Plant in Vernon on Sunday, July 28th. For more information, contact Lorie (802) 275-8749. On Saturday, August 3, 2019 — Hiroshima-Nagasaki Day … Continue reading

    June 2, 2019

    Pilgrim Shut Down!

    Another nuke bites the dust! Pilgrim is the 4th to close since the closure of Yankee …. only 97 more to go, folks. Safe & Green Campaign gives a big shout out to all the individuals and groups who worked … Continue reading

    Power Struggle film showings in June

    POWER STRUGGLE Film Screenings   Thursday / Friday, June 6 and 7 at 7pm Northampton Center For The Arts 33 Hawley Street, Northampton, MA   Saturday, June 15 at 7pm 118 Elliot Gallery 118 Elliot Street, Brattleboro, VT   Tickets: $12 … Continue reading

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