SAVE THE DATE: Fukushima Rememberance 3/11/17
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SAVE THE DATE: Fukushima Rememberance 3/11/17

Fukushima Rememberance: Saturday, March 11, 2017.  Walk with Jun-san and the Peace Walkers.  Meet Saturday, 10:30 am at Croton Train Station. Proceed to Peekskill Riverfront Green.  Program afterwards at 1:45 pm at Peekskill Presbyterian  Church. The latest details are as follows: Water Walk for Life (UPDATED 1/7/17) Dates: Sat. March 4th thru Sat. March 11th, … Continue reading

“Nuclear Plants Closing Early Leave Decades of Toxic Waste Stranded”
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“Nuclear Plants Closing Early Leave Decades of Toxic Waste Stranded”

“Midway between San Diego and Los Angeles, the San Onofre Nuclear Plant waits to be dismantled. After more than 40 years of protests, lawsuits and safety scares, its two concrete-encased reactors, jutting from the pristine California coastline, are powered down and its massive steam turbines, once deafening, are quiet. For the activists who fought to close … Continue reading

“Trump Advisers Eye Reviving Nevada Yucca Nuclear Waste Dump”
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“Trump Advisers Eye Reviving Nevada Yucca Nuclear Waste Dump”

“The long-stalled plan to stash radioactive waste at Nevada’s Yucca Mountain is set to be revived with the arrival of President-elect Donald Trump in Washington and the departure of the project’s most ardent Senate opponent, Harry Reid. Two people familiar with Trump’s transition planning say the issue is actively being discussed by advisers as a … Continue reading

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“Trump Team Memo Hints at Big Shake-Up of US Energy Policy”

“Advisers to President-elect Donald Trump are developing plans to reshape Energy Department programs, help keep aging nuclear plants online and identify staff who played a role in promoting President Barack Obama’s climate agenda. The transition team has asked the agency to list employees and contractors who attended United Nations climate meetings, along with those who helped develop … Continue reading

Rick Perry to Lead the Department of Energy
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Rick Perry to Lead the Department of Energy

“WASHINGTON — Rick Perry, President-elect Donald Trump’s choice for energy secretary, has close ties to the Texas oil industry and corporate roles in two petroleum companies pushing for government approval of the proposed 1,200-mile crude oil pipeline that has stoked mass protests in North Dakota. Perry’s current position as board director at Energy Transfer Partners … Continue reading