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Petition to Shut Pilgrim – Sign Now!

Petition to Shut Pilgrim – Sign Now!

We are petitioning to demand the Nuclear Regulatory Commission close Pilgrim now.

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We are petitioning you to demand the Nuclear Regulatory Commission close Pilgrim now! Not in 2019!

THE REAL Entergy narrative is not “Pilgrim nuclear plant will shut by mid-2019; (Page A1, Oct. 14), but the fact it will continue to operate a degraded and dangerous nuclear reactor for profit for four more years.…

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Cape Downwinders deliver a letter to Governor Baker asking him to use his authority and request the NRC close Pilgrim now

Cape Downwinders deliver a letter to Governor Baker asking him to use his authority and request the NRC close Pilgrim now

BOSTON, MA — Today at 11:30 am, Cape Downwinders will be delivering a letter to Governor Baker asking him to use his authority and call on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) to close the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station immediately.

Yesterday the NRC issued the Mid-Cycle Assessment of Entergy’s Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth and their poor assessment places them in a category of the worst performing nuclear power stations in the United States.…

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Newsletter: August 2015

Newsletter: August 2015

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In This Issue:

  • Second Pilgrim employee fails fitness-for-duty test
  • Thanks go to the Duxbury Town Selectmen! More protection from Pilgrim power plant
  • Michael Dukakis leads 3-day protest against Pilgrim power plant, continues 30-year fight
  • Water pollution documented in new Pilgrim Nuclear report
  • Good news! The Obama Administration recently unveiled it’s new version of the Clean Power Plan, and it doesn’t include nuclear
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    Pilgrim nuclear plant shuts down after valve malfunction

    Pilgrim nuclear plant shuts down after valve malfunction

    PLYMOUTH — The Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station’s reactor automatically shut down late Saturday, avoiding a potentially dangerous situation when a valve that regulates the steam transfer from the reactor to the turbine closed when it should have remained open.

    It marks the third time this calendar year that the plant has been forced to shut down due to mechanical failures.…

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    Once again, problems plague restart of Pilgrim

    Once again, problems plague restart of Pilgrim

    PLYMOUTH — After its shutdown for reactor refueling last month, the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station is in the process of cautiously powering back up under the watchful eyes of federal inspectors, following a failed attempt at getting the plant back on line last Friday.

    Workers had been in the process of powering up Friday morning and reached about 15 percent of capacity, when they were forced to manually force shutdown due to problems with the main condenser that uses bay water to cool steam generated by the reactor and convert it back into water.…

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    Newsletter: May 2015

    Newsletter: May 2015

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    In This Issue:

  • Join the March for Our Children (June 13-16)
  • Important Nuclear Bills filed at the State House in 2015
  • Did Tesla Just Kill Nuclear Power?
  • Fukushima Update from the Center for Research on Globalization
  • Join the March for Our Children (June 13-16)
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