Posts Tagged ‘Indian Point’

Riverkeeper celebrates bipartisan Assembly passage of bill to stop radioactive wastewater discharges into the Hudson River; Governor Hochul must sign

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Ossining, NY – June 2023) Riverkeeper, the leading environmental organization dedicated to protecting the Hudson River, celebrates the Assembly taking the final legislativ… Read More

Riverkeeper reaches agreement to ensure prompt and safe decommissioning at Indian Point

In conjunction with the State of New York, local municipalities, and the Public Utility Law Project, Riverkeeper has reached a provisional agreement with Holtec International and its subsidiaries (Hol… Read More

State legislators push forward Indian Point legislation

Decommissioning oversight bill still needs action before adjournment.   Indian Point unit 2 has shut down. Unit 3 is poised to shut down in less than a year. New Yorkers face the actual pos… Read More

Riverkeeper urges New York State to deny the transfer of Indian Point 

Having previously submitted a formal request for a hearing and comments on the transfer of Indian Point Energy Center to Holtec for decommissioning, last week Riverkeeper and many others submitted our… Read More

Indian Point 2 shuts down; NY’s renewable energy transition 

Environmental groups with Beyond Indian Point campaign mark the shutdown and highlight how renewable energy and efficiency are replacing Indian Point One of Indian Point’s reactors is permanently sh… Read More

Nuclear-energy advocates try to exploit COVID-19 fears to keep Indian Point open

Media sources publish disinformation without checking the facts.   Over the past week, nuclear-power advocates have opportunistically used regional media outlets to link the imminent closure of I… Read More

Riverkeeper issues comments on Indian Point’s inadequate license transfer proposal

On March 25, Riverkeeper submitted our comments opposing the proposed license transfer of the Indian Point Energy Center and called for the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to also reject Holtec’s Post… Read More

Reject Holtec’s unacceptable Indian Point decommissioning plan

Tell the Nuclear Regulatory Commission that Holtec’s plan for decommissioning is unacceptably vague and does not ensure the public’s money is used correctly to decommission Indian Point Nuclear Po… Read More

State AG: ‘Grave concerns’ over Indian Point nuclear plant decommissioning

Officials, Residents Grill Company Chosen to Decommission Indian Pt.

Tell Gov. Hochul to block invasive species at the Erie and Champlain canals
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