Scientific Concepts

Arnie Gundersen of Fairewinds on a Carbon Free, Nuclear Free World

In preparation for the New York City People’s Climate March, Fairewinds’ Arnie Gundersen spoke to staffers from the United Nations about why nuclear power is not a viable solution to the issue of climate change. Following the New York City UN presentation, Arnie traveled to Westchester County, New York regarding the Entergy-owned Indian Point reactors that are located only … Continue reading

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This Sunday! Zephyr Teachout speaks live on climate solutions!

  Sunday, November 8th, 3 pm Climate Solutions Grassroots Tour Co-Hosted by Sierra Club, Rockland Water Coalition & Temple Israel Center Green Team Temple Israel Center 280 Old Mamaroneck Road, White Plains, NY 10605 Zephyr Teachout will speak on the solutions to climate change, one of the most urgent environmental problems of our time! Zephyr galvanized … Continue reading

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Fukushima Freeways Campaign Kicks Off

New Map shows Hudson River Valley would be a Corridor for Dangerous High Level Radioactive Nuclear Waste Shipments   Picture huge semi-trailer trucks, barreling down the freeway towering alongside of you.  Or coming in the opposite direction on the freeway lanes passing near you.  On the trucks are gigantic concrete cylinders.  Hundreds of high level nuclear … Continue reading

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“The Hudson: A River at Risk” Documentary and Q&A Panel

Thursday, October 22nd, 6:30 pm Ossining Documentary & Discussion Series Budarz Theatre, Ossining Public Library 53 Croton Ave, Ossining, NY 10562 “The Hudson: A River at Risk” is a Series of short films by Jon Bowermaster (“Dear Governor Cuomo”) that chronicles three time-sensitive issues affecting our Hudson River – Crude Oil rail transport, building the new … Continue reading

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Energiewende: Germany’s Transition to Renewable Energy

Wednesday, October 21st, 7 pm Stony Point Center 17 Cricketown Road, Stony Point, NY Alexander Franke of Germany’s Heinrich Böll Foundation will present information and answer questions: What is really happening in Germany with renewable energy? Why is it important? What does it mean for the Hudson River Valley? Can we follow their example and … Continue reading

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When Nuclear Plants Close: Challenges for U.S. Reactor Decommissioning

Clearwater and other organizations host “When Nuclear Plants Close: Challenges for U.S. Reactor Decommissioning” Thursday, October 15, 10 am – 3 pm New York Society for Ethical Culture, 2 West 46th St., New York, NY In the next decades most of the currently-operating U.S. nuclear power reactors are anticipated to close for aging, safety and … Continue reading