Tag - connecticut coalition against millstone

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Reversed! CT Supreme Court Reverses Superior Court; Clears Path For Activists To Nullify Millstone Water Discharge Permit
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Long Island Concerned About Millstone’s Environmental Impacts on Long Island Sound – Funds $80,000 Study
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Dr. Ernest J. Sternglass, September 24, 1923 – February 12, 2015
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The answer is YES
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CT Attorney General Petitions U.S. Court of Appeals To Reject NRC Nuke Waste Storage Rule
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Millstone Loses Radiation Monitoring Capacity AGAIN During Days of Dirtiest Releases
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NRC Issues Dominion Notice of Violation For 6-Month-Long Safety Violation at Millstone
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COALITION PETITIONS DEEP TO RECONSIDER ITS DECISION ALLOWING MILLSTONE TO WITHDRAW 80-DEGREE WATER FROM LONG ISLAND SOUND
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Dr. Sternglass turns 91 today
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Millstone 3: Another Special Inspection for Recurring Equipment Malfunctions

Reversed! CT Supreme Court Reverses Superior Court; Clears Path For Activists To Nullify Millstone Water Discharge Permit

For Release December 13, 2016 Contact: Nancy Burton NancyBurtonCT@aol.com The Connecticut Supreme Court has reversed a lower court decision on the Millstone nuclear power station Clean Water Act permit, clearing the path for activists to nullify the permit on environmental grounds at an upcoming hearing. The Waterford CT nuclear power plant’s Units 2 and 3[...]

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Long Island Concerned About Millstone’s Environmental Impacts on Long Island Sound – Funds $80,000 Study

In a split vote Tuesday, county lawmakers approved an $80,000 study on the impacts that Connecticut’s Millstone Nuclear Power Plant has on water temperature of the Long Island Sound. The study comes in the wake of concerns over rising water temperatures in the Long Island Sound that researchers say are linked to significant population reductions[...]

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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[...]

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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.[...]

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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[...]

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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.[...]

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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

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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[...]

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Dr. Sternglass turns 91 today

Happy 91st Birthday Today to Dr. Ernest Sternglass! All Best Birthday Wishes to a Brilliant Pioneering Scientist in the Health Effects of Ionizing Radiation It was Dr. Sternglass who alerted us and the world when Dominion reported finding a concentration of 55 picoCuries per liter of strontium-90 in the milk of Katie the Goat when[...]

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Millstone 3: Another Special Inspection for Recurring Equipment Malfunctions

One of Millstone 3’s critical feedwater pumps flunked quarterly surveillance tests twice in a row recently, on July 15 and September 10, the NRC reported in a press release issued today. “During both tests, the pump started and then unexpectedly stopped,” according to the NRC. “It then restarted without operator intervention and reached rated speed[...]

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