1
Attend the Dr. Helen Caldicott Foundation Conference on Possible Nuclear Extinction February 28 – March 1
2
Dr. Ernest J. Sternglass, September 24, 1923 – February 12, 2015
3
The answer is YES
4
CT Attorney General Petitions U.S. Court of Appeals To Reject NRC Nuke Waste Storage Rule
5
Millstone Loses Radiation Monitoring Capacity AGAIN During Days of Dirtiest Releases
6
Amanda’s Choice
7
NRC Issues Dominion Notice of Violation For 6-Month-Long Safety Violation at Millstone
8
NRC CURES PROBLEM WITH MILLSTONE’S RECURRING OUT-OF-SERVICE RADIATION MONITORS
9
October 2014: Millstone Set for Worst Radiation Releases to the Air You and Your Family Breathe
10
COALITION PETITIONS DEEP TO RECONSIDER ITS DECISION ALLOWING MILLSTONE TO WITHDRAW 80-DEGREE WATER FROM LONG ISLAND SOUND

Attend the Dr. Helen Caldicott Foundation Conference on Possible Nuclear Extinction February 28 – March 1

A unique, two-day symposium at which an international panel of leading experts in disarmament, political science, existential risk, artificial intelligence, anthropology, medicine, nuclear weapons and other nuclear issues will be held at The New York Academy of Medicine on Feb 28- March 1, 2015. The public is welcome. A project of The Helen Caldicott Foundation[...]

Read More

Dr. Ernest J. Sternglass, September 24, 1923 – February 12, 2015

We mourn the passing on February 12, 2015 of Dr. Ernest J. Sternglass, the brilliant physicist, humanist and pioneer in the health effects of exposure to ionizing radiation and the hidden dangers of nuclear power and nuclear weapons. He was 91. Dr. Sternglass was responsible for important scientific breakthroughs, including innovations leading to the first[...]

Read More

The answer is YES

At the CCAM public meeting, back on September 24, 2014, Legislator Jay Schneiderman proposed a question to Jeffrey Semancik (DEEP’s Director of Radiation), which Jeffrey Semancik at the time neither confirmed nor denied but it clearly made him uncomfortable. See video clip below. We know the answer to Jay Schneiderman’s question. The answer is YES.[...]

Read More

CT Attorney General Petitions U.S. Court of Appeals To Reject NRC Nuke Waste Storage Rule

Connecticut’s Attorney General, George Jepsen, has joined a court petition by Vermont and New York on October 24, 2014 to challenge the NRC’s latest rules that would allow onsite storage of thousands of tons of high-level nuclear waste onsite at the Millstone nuclear power plant for 60 years after Units 2 and 3 close. In[...]

Read More

Millstone Loses Radiation Monitoring Capacity AGAIN During Days of Dirtiest Releases

Midway through its refueling outage – when Millstone Unit 3 is releasing its dirtiest pre-planned radioactive waste products to the air – Dominion reports the unplanned outage of a critical radiation monitor and the pre-planned outage of two other critical radiation monitors. This latest notification is the latest in recurring radiation monitor breakdowns at Millstone.[...]

Read More

Amanda’s Choice

Amanda Fowle is the Assistant District Attorney who asked a Plymouth, Massachusetts District Judge on October 23, 2014 to incarcerate 3 grandmothers for 30 days for trying to plant flowers on the grounds of the Pilgrim nuclear power plant on Mother’s Day. The crime was trespass. The defense was the common law doctrine of necessity.[...]

Read More

NRC Issues Dominion Notice of Violation For 6-Month-Long Safety Violation at Millstone

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has issued a Notice of Violation to Dominion for a serious violation of federal regulations for operating Millstone during a six-month period (August 11, 2013 to February 3, 2014) with a continuing failure of a safety-related feedwater pump. Read more Posted October 21, 2014

Read More

NRC CURES PROBLEM WITH MILLSTONE’S RECURRING OUT-OF-SERVICE RADIATION MONITORS

ALLOWS DOMINION TO KEEP ITS RADIATION MONITORING OUTAGES SECRET! Things just got a whole lot riskier for folks living in the shadow of Millstone – residents of southeastern Connecticut and Long Island’s East End in particular – with no advance notice, no opportunity for public comment and no stand-in for the public communicating its outrage.[...]

Read More

October 2014: Millstone Set for Worst Radiation Releases to the Air You and Your Family Breathe

Dominion is gearing Millstone up for its worst releases of radioactive waste to the air you breathe and to the shoreline’s life-sustaining waters during the month of October. During October, Millstone Unit 3 will shut down for a scheduled refueling. The uninitiated might welcome this news because logic should dictate that it must be safer[...]

Read More

COALITION PETITIONS DEEP TO RECONSIDER ITS DECISION ALLOWING MILLSTONE TO WITHDRAW 80-DEGREE WATER FROM LONG ISLAND SOUND

For Release October 1, 2014Contact: Nancy Burton Tel. 203-313-1510 NancyBurtonCT@aol.com The Connecticut Coalition Against Millstone petitioned the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) today to reconsider its decision allowing Millstone to withdraw 80-degree water from the Long Island Sound. On July 23, 2014, DEEP notified Millstone’s owner, Dominion Nuclear Connecticut, Inc., that it[...]

Read More

Copyright © 2015. Nancy Burton | contact us (203) 313-1510 info@mothballmillstone.org

794c340b58086a8d9ad551b11560db301187cf43