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2.206 Enforcement Petition Regarding PNPS Labor Dispute

2.206 Enforcement Petition Regarding PNPS Labor Dispute

Groups file Petition with NRC to shut down Pilgrim during UWUA local 369 strike

Pilgrim Watch, Jones River Watershed Association, Pilgrim Coalition, and Freeze Pilgrim petition the NRC to shut Pilgrim down pending resolution of labor dispute that is fully satisfactory to workers in order to protect public health and safety and to assure that workers are treated fairly.…

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Plymouth Votes to ask NRC to Suspend Relicensing of Pilgrim Reactor

Plymouth Votes to ask NRC to Suspend Relicensing of Pilgrim Reactor

PLYMOUTH, MA — Residents voted Saturday to call upon the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) to suspend action on the relicensing of the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station until safety improvements are fully implemented.

“We are extremely pleased that the public has recognized the seriousness of the safety aspects of the Pilgrim reactor,” said Theodore Bosen, who represents Freeze Pilgrim, the organization which sponsored the question on the ballot.…

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Citizens Ask Governor to Ensure That All Safety and Environmental Concerns Are Resolved Before Pilgrim is Relicensed by the NRC

Citizens Ask Governor to Ensure That All Safety and Environmental Concerns Are Resolved Before Pilgrim is Relicensed by the NRC

Groups Protest Recommendation to Approve Relicensing of Pilgrim Nuclear Reactor May 8th

A state-wide coalition of 14 different groups wants Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick to ask the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) to reject the NRC staff’s April 23rd request to approve relicensing of the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth.…

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Whale Sightings Near Nuclear Station Raises Concern

Whale Sightings Near Nuclear Station Raises Concern

PLYMOUTH, MA – The international organization, the Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society (WDCS), and the local groups, Jones River Watershed Association (JRWA) and Pilgrim Watch, called for a thorough investigation of pollution impacts on North Atlantic right whales from Entergy’s Pilgrim nuclear reactor in Plymouth, following recent whale sightings about a half mile off shore of the station on Cape Cod Bay.…

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