Monthly Archives: July 2015

NRC Needs Your Input on Diablo Licence Renewal – Be There!

IMPORTANT NRC MEETING IN San Luis Obispo AUGUST 5TH The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is developing an environmental impact statement (EIS) for the proposed 20-year license renewal of the Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant and is seeking public comment on … Continue reading

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Suing for Nuclear Justice – Korea, Japan & the US

Litigating Nuclear Energy’s Toxic Legacy [ cross-posted on PlanetarianPerspectives.net ] As the harm radioactive contamination does to human health and the environment becomes more widespread and undeniable, the international nuclear industry is beginning to face a barrage of litigation its … Continue reading

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NRC: ‘Diablo Canyon among ‘most embrittled plants in the U.S.’ – UPDATED

By James Heddle and Marybeth Brangan Rickety & Risky Diablo Canyon Unit 1 is on the NRC’s short list of the worst embrittled pressurized water reactors in the U.S. along with 4 others – including New York’s Indian Point. “Embrittlement” … Continue reading

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Will Diablo’s License Get a 20-year Extension?

In Pursuit of Folly PG&E – the company that brought us the San Bruno gas explosion, and is under multiple Federal indictments – has reactivated its request to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) for a 20-year extension of its license … Continue reading

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