2005 Leak / News

“Riverkeeper to sue over leak at Indian Point” by Greg Clary

“Hudson River’s ‘keeper’ Riverkeeper is a nonprofit organization founded in 1966. It’s dedicated to protecting the ecology of the Hudson River and the watershed area that provides drinking water to New York City and parts of the northern suburbs. The crux of Riverkeeper’s lawsuit against Indian Point is whether leaking strontium 90 at the nuclear … Continue reading

2005 Leak / News

“Riverkeeper plans possible suit against Entergy over radioactive leaks”

“The environmental group Riverkeeper says it plans to sue Entergy Nuclear Northeast for allegedly violating the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) over radioactive leaks disclosed last fall. Riverkeeper President Alex Matthiessen says they are not seeking monetary damages, or a shutdown of Indian Point, with this suit, although closing the reactors is an ultimate … Continue reading

2005 Leak / News

“Entergy facing lawsuit over radiation leak” by Rita J. King

“Riverkeeper is putting Entergy Nuclear Northeast on notice that a lawsuit is coming. Environmental watchdog Riverkeeper celebrated its 40th anniversary by announcing its intent to sue Entergy Nuclear Northeast for failing to notify the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) within 24 hours of discovering a leak of radiation that may be entering the Hudson River. The … Continue reading

2005 Leak / News

Riverkeeper threatens lawsuit to get EPA involved in Indian Point

“TARRYTOWN, N.Y. — Environmentalists threatened Tuesday to go to federal court to get the Environmental Protection Agency involved in the investigation and cleanup of radioactive leaks at the Indian Point nuclear power plants. Officials at Riverkeeper claimed at a news conference that Entergy Nuclear Northeast, owner of the plants, did not notify the EPA of … Continue reading