April 29: Nuclear-Free, Carbon-Free Contingent at the People’s Climate March
Action / Closure Agreement / Cuomo Nuclear Tax / Decommissioning / Events

April 29: Nuclear-Free, Carbon-Free Contingent at the People’s Climate March

We are marching for a 100% renewable, nuclear-free, carbon-free world. The climate crisis is the defining issue of our time. It poses an existential threat to life on Earth in a manner civilization never before has faced. Immediate action is necessary to slash climate-changing emissions in all sectors of society. On April 29, the Nuclear-Free, … Continue reading

“Nuclear Ticking Time Bomb 28 Miles From NYC – America’s Lawyer”
Closure Agreement / Cuomo Nuclear Tax / Decommissioning / News / Videos

“Nuclear Ticking Time Bomb 28 Miles From NYC – America’s Lawyer”

“Via America’s Lawyer: Mike Papantonio speaks to senior attorney and president for the Waterkeeper Alliance, Robert F. Kennedy Jr., about the decision to shut down the troubled Indian Point nuclear power plant by 2021. Transcript of the above video: Mike Papantonio: For years, environmentalists have been fighting to shut down the Indian Point nuclear plant, … Continue reading

“Groups make last-ditch effort to stop state nuke plant bailout” by Karen DeWitt
Cuomo Nuclear Tax / News

“Groups make last-ditch effort to stop state nuke plant bailout” by Karen DeWitt

“Midnight Friday is not just the deadline for the state budget to be finished. It’s also the date for an $8 billion bailout of some upstate nuclear power plants to begin, and more than 80 local government leaders are making a last-ditch effort to stop a plan that they say will cost electric utility ratepayers … Continue reading

Cuomo Nuclear Tax / News

“Cuomo nuclear subsidy set to take effect, but still under scrutiny” by Ryan Deffenbaugh

“As a subsidy that would give billions of dollars to nuclear power plants upstate is set to kick in, the plan is facing scrutiny by some in the state Legislature and has been challenged twice in court. The plan, backed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, offers a subsidy to keep three upstate nuclear energy plants running. … Continue reading

Cuomo Nuclear Tax / Editorials

“Legislative Fix Can End Cuomo’s Nuclear Bailout” by David Williams

“For public officials across the country, micromanaging energy supplies and prices is a favorite pastime. New York State is certainly no exception, as shown by the recent kerfuffle over the bailout of three nuclear power plants in upstate New York. A group of lawmakers led by Governor Andrew Cuomo are intent on keeping these upstate … Continue reading