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ACTION you can do to help! Re: nuclear safety

ACTION you can do to help! Re: nuclear safety

Dear Friends,

Here is a simple thing you can do to help prevent harm from outdated nuclear power plants.

The NRC Commissioners are in the thick of a debate about whether or not to install filters on US nuclear reactors to prevent radiation leaks in case of a disaster. They are planning to vote soon on this topic.…

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Citizen Groups Spotlight Unlawful Construction of a Nuclear Waste Storage Facility at Entergy Corp’s Pilgrim Station

Citizen Groups Spotlight Unlawful Construction of a Nuclear Waste Storage Facility at Entergy Corp’s Pilgrim Station

Additional concerns focus on the lack of oversight by local and federal authorities and possible improper use of public funds

Group Letters to NRC

PLYMOUTH, MA – Local citizen advocacy organizations Pilgrim Coalition, Pilgrim Watch and EcoLaw announced today that they have called upon the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) to immediately enforce its own regulations regarding the construction of a nuclear waste storage facility at Entergy Corporation’s Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant.…

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Bills being introduced in the Massachusetts Statehouse 2013

Bills being introduced in the Massachusetts Statehouse 2013

Representative James Cantwell

House Docket, No. 1972 (PDF)
An Act increasing nuclear power plant protections to a twenty mile radius.

House Docket, No. 2040 (PDF)
Amend Section 5K(E) of Chapter 111 to assess power companies $400,000 per reactor (Pilgrim, VY & Seabrook) to fund DPH radiation control program.

Representative Sarah Peake & Ann-Margaret Ferrante

House Docket, No.

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Pilgrim nuclear meltdown risk spurs Cape lawmakers to action

Pilgrim nuclear meltdown risk spurs Cape lawmakers to action

WELLFLEET — Concerned for the safety of Cape Codders, who live downwind of the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station and in the state-declared “ingestion zone” of potential radioactive fallout, state Rep. Sarah Peake and state Sen. Dan Wolf are pushing for laws that will heighten emergency planning efforts and force the aging plant to address safety issues relating to the thousands of spent fuel rods stored in its attic.…

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