“Editorial Spotlight: Indian Point”

http://www.LoHud.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2011103300306   11:59 PM, Mar. 29, 2011 What information don’t regulators consider when relicensing nuclear power plants, including the two reactors at Indian Point? The answers from Drs. Lynn Sykes and Klaus Jacob of Columbia University’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory in Palisades might surprise you. In an Editorial Spotlight interview on Tuesday, they discussed earthquakes, the … Continue reading


“Closing NY nuclear power plant would hike bills 6%” by Steve Hargreaves

“New York (CNNMoney) — Closing the much-criticized Indian Point nuclear power plant just north of New York City would add an additional 6% to monthly utility bills, according to area utility Consolidated Edison. That translates into an extra $65 a year for the typical New York City resident, based on numbers provided by the utility. … Continue reading


“Inside New York’s Indian Point nuclear power plant” by Allan Chernoff

“ Stepping into the containment dome of Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant No. 3 is almost surreal. It’s like entering a movie set, but instead of walking by wooden props, we’re passing through an 11-foot-thick concrete-and-steel wall. This is the nuclear facility that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants to shut down, the longtime target … Continue reading