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“Westchester appeals NRC’s Indian Point relicensing criteria decision”

“White Plains – The County of Westchester Thursday filed an appeal with the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit challenging the Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s denial of the county’s petition to change its relicensing criteria for the Indian Point nuclear power plants. County Executive Andrew Spano said the NRC should have granted the county’s … Continue reading

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“Westchester suit against federal nuclear regulators gains state support” by Greg Clary

“WHITE PLAINS -State attorneys general from New York and Connecticut weighed in on Indian Point’s relicensing yesterday, supporting a Westchester lawsuit to force federal regulators to evaluate working nuclear plants the same way they do new sites. “This brief raises serious questions about the (Nuclear Regulatory Commission) relicensing process – a process that ignores important … Continue reading

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“Cuomo files brief; power plant’s future up in the air” by John O’Brien

“NEW YORK – New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo wants the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission to reconsider its procedures for relicensing nuclear power plants and filed a brief Thursday in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. Specifically, Cuomo wants regulations that may help to deny the relicensing of Indian Point Power Plant … Continue reading

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“ATTORNEY GENERAL CUOMO CALLS FOR EXPANDED CRITERIA IN THE RELICENSING OF NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS”

News from Attorney General Andrew Cuomo FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Albany Press Office / 518-473-5525 New York City Press Office / 212-416-8060 ATTORNEY GENERAL CUOMO CALLS FOR EXPANDED CRITERIA IN THE RELICENSING OF NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS ~ Cuomo Challenges the Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s Review of Indian Point ~ NEW YORK, NY (July 12, 2007) – Attorney … Continue reading

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“WestCan Supports Attorney General Cuomo and County Executive Spano Expanding the Criteria for Relicensing of Indian Point”

Westchester Citizens Awareness Network FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 12, 2007 Contact: Marilyn Elie: 914-954-6739 Margo Schepart: 914-325-4620 WestCan Supports Attorney General Cuomo and County Executive Spano Expanding the Criteria for Relicensing of Indian Point The decisions of the NRC as it now functions, do not reflect the reality of life in Westchester when it comes … Continue reading