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DEP Unveils Recommended Strategies to Increase Solar Energy Development in Pennsylvania

By at November 21, 2018 | 5:45 pm | 0 Comment

COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA Dept. of Environmental Protection Commonwealth News Bureau Room 308, Main Capitol Building Harrisburg PA., 17120 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 11/15/2018 CONTACT: Deb Klenotic, DEP 717-783-9954 DEP Unveils Recommended Strategies to Increase Solar Energy Development in Pennsylvania Implementation will reduce greenhouse gas emissions and increase economic development opportunities, job creation by 2030 Harrisburg, PA […]

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ADVISORY – THURSDAY – DEP to Unveil Final Plan of Recommended Strategies to Increase Solar Energy in Pennsylvania

By at November 21, 2018 | 5:42 pm | 0 Comment

COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA Dept. of Environmental Protection Commonwealth News Bureau Room 308, Main Capitol Building Harrisburg PA., 17120 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 11/14/2018 CONTACT: Deb Klenotic, DEP 717-783-9954 ADVISORY – THURSDAY – DEP to Unveil Final Plan of Recommended Strategies to Increase Solar Energy in Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Secretary Patrick McDonnell will present […]

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Oct 2: Addressing Pennsylvania’s Atomic Reactor and Radioactive Waste Risks as the Three Mile Island Unit 2 Meltdown 40th Anniversary Approaches

By at September 27, 2018 | 12:28 pm | 0 Comment

Press Advisory Tuesday, October 2, 2018  Contact: Eric Epstein, Chairman, TMIA, (717) 635-8615, lechambon@comcast.net Kevin Kamps, Beyond Nuclear, (240) 462-3216, kevin@beyondnuclear.org Maureen Mulligan, (717) 512-5365, maureenamulligan1@gmail.com   Addressing Pennsylvania’s Atomic Reactor and Radioactive Waste Risks as the Three Mile Island Unit 2 Meltdown 40th Anniversary Approaches As the 40th annual commemoration (March 28, 1979 to March 28, […]

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Those Were the Days

By at July 18, 2018 | 8:14 pm | 0 Comment

by Barry Shutt The Pennsylvania Legislature remains true to its basic tenet: receiving full time pay, while serving only part-time.   With an election year budget executed and signed into law eight days early (June 22), Members of the Legislature have disappeared; and will make cameo appearances in Harrisburg for only 10 legislative days between now […]

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The Case for No New School Taxes

By at July 14, 2018 | 1:22 pm | 0 Comment

The Case for No New School Taxes Plan Proposed by Eric Epstein on June 25, 2018   On May 8 the Board voted for a 2.8% tax increase. That was over six weeks ago. School board members committed to discuss ways to reduce the proposed increase. In contrast to our rapid responses relating to safety […]

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Reformers Call for A Tax Break for Working Pennsylvanians

By at June 1, 2018 | 2:14 pm | 0 Comment

PRESS ADVISORY Contact: Eric Epstein 717-635-8615 lechambon@comcast.net   Reformers Call for A Tax Break for Working Pennsylvanians Amount Should Reflect the Legislature’s Annual Pay and Pension COLA (Harrisburg, Pa) – A press conference and visual display to announce a tax relief plan for working class Pennsylvanians will be held on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at […]

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Public Input Hearings Regarding the Proposed Rate Increase Request of PECO Energy

By at June 1, 2018 | 2:11 pm | 0 Comment

The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) will hold five Public Input Hearings to gather information from ratepayers regarding the proposed rate increase request of PECO. Read more

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RTC Supports PHEAA Decision that Avoids Cuts to Student Grants

By at June 1, 2018 | 1:56 pm | 0 Comment

I am here to ask you not to cut the maximum state grant to college students by $705. We live in a community where the impacts of our actions do not occur in isolation. PHEAA is but one example. As a consumer advocate, I am compelled to tabulate the following annual increases endured by citizens, […]

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TMIA Newsletter, June 2018

By at May 25, 2018 | 12:10 pm | 0 Comment

A publication of Three Mile Island Alert This issue’s contents: TMI Set to Close in 2019 Effects, Controversy Over Fukushima Continue Epstein Seeks PA House Seat TMI Survivors Met on 3/28 Philip Clark Dies Solar Power Growing Rep. McIlhinney Proposes 100% Renewable Energy for PA Epstein Addresses Exelon Stockholders Lobbyist Brags About Shaking Down Gov’t […]

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Eric Epstein’s Comments at the Annual Meeting of Exelon Shareholders, May 1, 2018

By at April 30, 2018 | 10:28 pm | 0 Comment

          I oppose yet another bailout for TMI. I do not support corporate socialism. TMI was built by hostage rate payers for $1.1 billion. TMI-2 was bailed out from 1981-1993 at a cost of $987 million under the Thornburgh Plan. TMI-1 was part of the $9 billion deregulation bailout from 1999-2009. […]

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