Category - Millstone News

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State Declares Millstone “At Risk of Closing” – Coalition Declares Millstone “At Risk of Not Closing”
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Millstone Unit 2 Still Shut Down (11/16/18)
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In Loving Memory of Joseph H. Besade
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THE ELEPHANT AT THE BEACH
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Test Goat and Cow Milk DOWNWIND from Millstone
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Right Now Dominion is Currently Blasting Severe Radiation to Our Air
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Comprehensive Energy Strategy 2017 Needs to be Revised and Reconsidered
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A Look at the Millstone Unit 2 Pressurizer Controversy
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Electric Bills Will Rise for CT Ratepayers under Millstone “Bailout” Bill: Study – Tell your State Senator to vote NO!
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Fog in Niantic: The good news, bad news and ugly news

State Declares Millstone “At Risk of Closing” – Coalition Declares Millstone “At Risk of Not Closing”

As of Monday, November 19, 2018, Millstone Unit 2 has been on an unplanned shutdown for 16 days because of serious issues of malfunction of critical safety equipment inside the nuclear reactor core. In fact, it has been shut down for most of the past two months since a scheduled 37-day refueling outage commencing on[…]

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Millstone Unit 2 Still Shut Down (11/16/18)

As of Friday, November 16, 2018, Millstone Unit 2 is still shut down, having failed to power up above 19% capacity following a 37-day planned refueling outage that began on September 27. For the 13th day since ascending to 19% power on November 3, Unit 2 has been shut down, generating nuclear waste but no[…]

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In Loving Memory of Joseph H. Besade

Today we honor our hero Joseph H. Besade on the 15th anniversary of his death. He is Sadly missed and always remembered. Although he left us his work here has continued. On December 13th 2016 the Connecticut Supreme Court reversed a lower court decision on the Millstone nuclear power station Clean Water Act permit (a[…]

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THE ELEPHANT AT THE BEACH

We applaud the civic-minded initiatives undertaken by the East Lyme Public Foundation to preserve the man-made Niantic Bay Beach for recreational use. See East Lyme Group Working To Preserve Niantic Bay Beach. (The Day July 2, 2018) The East Lyme conservation group is overseeing the planting of beach plants in an effort to retard the[…]

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Right Now Dominion is Currently Blasting Severe Radiation to Our Air

October 12-17, 2017 Dominion To Blast Severe Radiation to Our Air as It “Purges” Millstone 3 Containment During Outage: The Worst Time to Be in SE Connecticut If You Care About Your Family or Your Health View on Dominion’s Website

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Comprehensive Energy Strategy 2017 Needs to be Revised and Reconsidered

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen: Herewith follow comments by the Connecticut Coalition Against Millstone, which I direct, responding to the draft Comprehensive Energy Strategy 2017 (CES 2017) regarding electricity generation. (1) The CES misses the boat on clean, green sustainable energy. With wind plentiful off the Connecticut coast, it is shameful that it has not been[…]

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Fog in Niantic: The good news, bad news and ugly news

On April 6, 2017, deep fog descended on Niantic. The good news: The view of Millstone was obscured and could not be seen by health-conscious visitors on the Boardwalk. The bad news: fog creates temperature inversions which trap pollutants, such as Millstone’s routine, continuous radiation releases, close to the ground where people breathe. The ugly[…]

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