AG James Takes Action To Ensure Safe, Rapid, And Complete Dismantling Of Indian Point

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New York Files Motion to Intervene in NRC License Transfer and Decommissioning Proceeding NEW YORK, NY — February 15, 2020 — Attorney General Letitia James on Wednesday, February 15th took action to ensure the safe, rapid, and thorough decommissioning and site restoration at Indian Point Energy Center (IP), a nuclear power facility located in the Hudson Valley slated to end …

TribuneAG James Takes Action To Ensure Safe, Rapid, And Complete Dismantling Of Indian Point

Riverkeeper Demands Nuclear Regulatory Commission Deny Transfer of Indian Point’s License to Holtec International

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OSSINING, NY — November 25, 2019 — On Friday, Entergy, the operator of the Indian Point nuclear power plant, and Holtec International, a New Jersey-based firm with a scandalous corporate past, asked the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to approve a transfer of the plant’s license and its $2 billion decommissioning trust fund to Holtec.  Holtec’s recent history makes it the wrong …

eHeziRiverkeeper Demands Nuclear Regulatory Commission Deny Transfer of Indian Point’s License to Holtec International

Can Nuclear Power Save the Planet?
By MARILYN ELIE

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A Tale of Two Reactors Have you noticed a lot of articles lately about how good nuclear power is for the environment, especially as an answer to climate change?  The Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI), the trade and publicity group for the industry, is running a full court press on this topic right now. You can always tell an article based …

eHeziCan Nuclear Power Save the Planet?
By MARILYN ELIE

Reactor Head Leak at Indian Point Needs Proper Scrutiny
By RICHARD WEBSTER

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Unit 2 Reactor Problem Is the Latest In a Long String of Troublesome Safety Issues OSSINING, NY — April 7, 2018 — Last week, Entergy discovered a significant safety problem that could prevent safe restart of Indian Point 2, which is currently shut down for refueling. A visual inspection of the reactor vessel head found boron deposits on the exterior …

eHeziReactor Head Leak at Indian Point Needs Proper Scrutiny
By RICHARD WEBSTER