Entergy : Opinion Turco: ‘We want a future, not a Fukushima’ NRC inaction on Pilgrim has failed region

Recent concerns raised alarm regarding safety at the Pilgrim nuclear reactor and the lack of serious federal oversight. The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission reported five security safety violations, promulgated a new ruling to allow an increase of safety infractions before additional oversight and initiated a rule-making proposal on decommissioning, which would allow the funds to be used for spent fuel storage, end off-site emergency planning and reduce security and insurance costs.… Continue reading...

Former Gov. Dukakis & others speak at ‘March For Our Children’ rally

 State House Gardner Auditorium, Boston   (Map & Directions)

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At the conclusion of the ‘March for the Children,’ people gathered in Gardner Auditorium in the Massachusetts Statehouse for speakers including Former Governor Mike Dukakis, State Senator Dan Wolf, as well as Paul Gunter, founder of Clamshell Alliance and Subrata Ghoshroy, research affiiate at the Program in Science, Technology, and Society at MIT speaking on his recent trip to Fukushima.  … Continue reading...