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Towns Organize to Insure Safety of Plymouth Nuclear Power Station

Towns Organize to Insure Safety of Plymouth Nuclear Power Station

A series of events prompted by citizen’s concerns about the safety of Plymouth’s Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station (PNPS) will kick off Thursday with a panel discussion of those concerns at Plymouth Town Hall, 11 Lincoln St., Plymouth, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday’s forum on the potential risks posed by the Plymouth reactor will feature nuclear engineer Arnie Gundersen, a critic of Pilgrim’s Mark-I design and nuclear engineer Howard Schaffer, a nuclear industry consultant, and is open to the public.…

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Service to Commemorate Anniversary of Fukushima Explosions

Service to Commemorate Anniversary of Fukushima Explosions

PLYMOUTH, MA – Sunday, March 11, will mark the first anniversary of the disastrous tsunami and earthquake in Fukushima, Japan, which led to the explosion and meltdown of the city’s nuclear reactors. The Pilgrim Coalition, an alliance of individuals and organizations concerned about the potential of a similar accident here, will gather in a rally and memorial service in memory of those who lost their lives and property in Japan.…

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S.E. Massachusetts Group Organizes to Ensure Safety of Pilgrim Nuclear Reactor

S.E. Massachusetts Group Organizes to Ensure Safety of Pilgrim Nuclear Reactor

Groups of individuals and organizations concerned about the relicensing of Plymouth’s Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant have formed the Pilgrim Coalition to inform the public about potential dangers of continuing the operation of the 40-year-old plant under current regulations and with existing safety concerns. Entergy, Corp., the Louisiana based company which operates the plant, has asked the U.S.…

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Groups Say Endangered Species at Risk From Entergy’s Pilgrim Station

Groups Say Endangered Species at Risk From Entergy’s Pilgrim Station

Ask federal agency to assess impact on fish, whale habitat, and rare turtles

Entergy’s Pilgrim nuclear power station on the shores of Cape Cod Bay in Plymouth, Massachusetts may be impacting endangered species like the fin whale, loggerhead turtles, the critical habitat for the endangered Northern right whale, and river herring.…

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