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A Request to Suspend Nuclear Reactor Licenses in the U.S.

By at April 14, 2011 | 4:23 pm | 0 Comment

A Request to Suspend Nuclear Reactor Licenses in the U.S.

A group made up of enough people to fill a small city asked the Nuclear Regulatory Commission today to complete an exhaustive review of the Fukushima disaster and suspend activities and licenses at nearly 2-dozen proposed nuclear reactor projects until a report is complete.

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Evacuating Three Mile Island: A Parent’s Perspective

By at March 17, 2011 | 9:55 am | 1,258 Comments

Evacuating Three Mile Island: A Parent’s Perspective

Central Pennsylvania is middle America. We enjoy holiday parades, Friday night football and old fashioned everything. We welcome the change of seasons and pretty much stay put from generation to generation. We’re used to America coming to us to visit Gettysburg, marvel at the Amish, and smell Hershey Chocolate. Nuclear power was a technology to be admired and government scientists told us we had nothing to worry about it…Three Mile Island is as safe as anything man can build,

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What’s Wrong With the NRC’s Fact Sheet on the TMI Accident?

By at March 14, 2011 | 12:52 pm | 90 Comments

What’s Wrong With the NRC’s Fact Sheet on the TMI Accident?

Rock The Capital’s Eric Epstein has spent years documenting facts against the spoken word concerning the accident at TMI. This fact-checking piece was composed years ago, but its worth another look in light of the Japanese nuclear disaster.

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