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Diablo Shutdown Marks End of Atomic Era
Environment  (tags: California’s Pacific Gas & Electric, Diablo Canyon reactors, nuclear power, failed “nuclear renaissance", FOE.NRDC )

Nancy
- 95 days ago - ecowatch.com
Closing Diablo will make our largest state nuke-free. The agreement embodies the sixth and seventh U.S. reactor shut-downs announced in the last month, the fifteenth and sixteenth since 2012. WPPSS2, the only other operating reactor on the west coast-
Keep Nuclear Power Out of Clean Power Plan! - Petition
Environment  (tags: Nuclear Power, EPA, President Obama, petition, clean energy, no nukes, Clean Power Plan )

Dandelion
- 440 days ago - org2.salsalabs.com
The final version of the EPAs Clean Power Plan is expected to be released in August. The EPA and White House are continuing to meet with giant polluting utilities pressing for more breaks for dirty technologies like nuclear power.
TAKE ACTION NOW! INDIA: Oppose Massive Nuclear Power Plant in Earthquake-Prone Area
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, environment, destruction, no nukes, nuclear power, ecosystems, oceans, pollution, protection, energy, government )

Cal
- 484 days ago - forcechange.com
Known as the Jaitapur Nuclear Power Plant (JNPP), this nuclear station will generate 9,900 megawatts of power, yielding the most electrical power than any other nuclear power plant in the world. The plant is proposed to operate on IndiaâEUR(TM)s west coast
OP-ED: Accidents, Waste and Weapons: Nuclear Power Isn't Worth the Risks
Environment  (tags: nuclear power, nonukes, Hell No, we won't glow!, follies of nuclear power, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, habitatdestruction, nature, healthconditions, energy )

Cal
- 497 days ago - theecologist.org
The case for expanding nuclear energy is based on myths about its status, greenhouse gas emissions, proliferation, accidents, wastes and economics.
UN Climate Talks May Boost Small Nuclear Reactors
Environment  (tags: nuclear power, nonukes, climate change, world, politics )

Cal
- 558 days ago - climatenewsnetwork.net
The nuclear industry is getting very enthusiastic about small factory-built reactors, which could help its flagging prospects.
OP-ED: Nuclear Power - Insanity at Taxpayers' and Consumers' Expense
Environment  (tags: energy, nuclear power, alternative enrgy, boondoggle, politics, pollution, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, world, radia-active )

Cal
- 745 days ago - theecologist.org
Nuclear power exists for one reason only, writes Ralph Nader - government support. Without the taxpayer subsidies, accident liability waivers and exploited consumers, nuclear power wouldn't exist
TAKE ACTION NOW! Urge Shutdown of Indian Point Nuclear Plant - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: energy, environment, destruction, nuclear power, Indian Point, humans, healthconditions, politics, habitat, habitatdestruction, water, nature, ecosystems )

Cal
- 785 days ago - forcechange.com
The Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant, which sits less than fifty miles away from New York City, is among the plants of which we need to tread carefully. When it was built, it was meant to be used for forty years. We are now approaching the end of its saf
Fix Radioactive Leaks at Nuclear Disaster Site --- PLEASE SIGN!!!
Environment  (tags: environment, oceans, pollution, radioactive, Japan, Fukushima, TEPCO, nuclear power, ecosystems, energy, habitat destruction, petition, health conditions )

Lynn
- 804 days ago - forcechange.com
A corroded pipe at Japan's doomed Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant... continues to leak radioactive water into the ocean and groundwater, delaying further cleanup of the site. ... (TEPCO) has known about the radioactive leak ... continues pose a hazard ...
TAKE ACTION NOW! CLOSE THE INDIAN POINT NUCLEAR POWER PLANT IN NEW YORK
Environment  (tags: Indian Point, Close Indian Poitn, Hell No We won't Glow, nuclear waste, lack of security, NRC, nuclear power, no nukes, pollution, politics, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, nature )

Cal
- 893 days ago - credomobilize.com
Less than 50 miles from New York City--There are about 2700 metric tons of high level nuclear waste being stored on-site, most of it in vulnerable fuel pools in warehouse-type buildings, not containment structures like the reactors themselves.
Actresses Unite in Support of Replacing Nukes With Clean Energy
Environment  (tags: energy, environment, ecosystems, nuclear power, Hell No We Won't Glow, altenrative energy, celebrities )

Cal
- 963 days ago - ecowatch.com
California--actresses Amy Smart, Eva Amurri Martino, Emmanuelle Chriqui and Dawn Olivieri joined the Sierra Club in an online video asking Gov. Jerry Brown to make a "clean break" with fossil fuels, and commit to replacing the San Onofre Nuclear Generatin
GOOD NEWS! Japan Nuclear-Free as Last Reactor Switched Off
Environment  (tags: nuclear power, Japan, GoodNews, green, protection, healthconditions, environment, ecosystems )

Cal
- 1108 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Japan went nuclear-free on Monday as it switched off its last operating reactor for an inspection, with no date scheduled for a restart amid strong public hostility to atomic power
Entergy to Shut Controversial Vermont Nuclear Plant
Environment  (tags: nuclear power, Vermont Yankee Plant, Entergy, environment, destruction, energy, humans, politics, pollution, protection, healthconditions )

Cal
- 1126 days ago - uk.reuters.com
Entergy Corp will shut the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant, citing high costs tied to regulation and competition from cheap natural gas, bringing to an end a long battle with politicians and environmentalists seeking to close it.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Commend Company for Abandoning American Nuclear Power
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, energy, radia-active, nuclear safety, nuclear power, humans, politics, green, government, pollution, green, environment, world )

Cal
- 1130 days ago - forcechange.com
The EDF Group, the world's largest operator of nuclear power plants, is abandoning its stake in American reactors. Specifically, the French utility company announced that it will sell its shares of Constellation Energy Nuclear Group (CENG), which operates
TAKE ACTION NOW! Citizens Demand To Close New York's Indian Point Nuclear Plant
Environment  (tags: Indian Point, nuclear power, alternative energy, activism, safety, radia-active, nature, energy, environment, conservation, humans, politics )

Cal
- 1215 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Studies have shown that with upgrades in the New York State Power grid, with energy efficiency and conservation measures, and investment in renewable sources, Indian Point's capacity can be replaced with minimal cost to consumers.
 

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