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Meeting on Vermont Yankee Decommissioning

Vermont Public Service Department Announces November 12, 2015 Meeting of the Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel. Panel seeks written public input on Advisory Opinions.

Montpelier, VT – The Public Service Department today announced the next meeting of the Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel will be held on Thursday, November 12, 2015, from 6:00 PM to […]

Meeting of the Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel

Vermont Public Service Department Announces May 28 Meeting of Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel

Montpelier, Vermont – The Public Service Department today announced the next meeting of the Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel will be held on Thursday May 28, 2015, from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, in the Multi-Purpose Room at Brattleboro Union High […]

Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel to Meet

Vermont Public Service Department Announces November 20 Meeting of Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel.

Montpelier, Vermont – The Public Service Department today announced that the next meeting of the Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel will be held on Thursday November 20, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, at the Marlboro College Center for Graduate […]

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Vermont Public Service Department Announces Inaugural Meeting of Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel

Montpelier, Vermont – The Public Service Department announced on September 17, 2014 that the inaugural meeting of the Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel (NDCAP), created by the legislature in Act 179 to succeed the Vermont State Nuclear Advisory Panel, will be held […]

May 1 Green Energy News

World:

Last week, the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress, China’s top legislature, approved major amendments to the country’s Environmental Protection Law, the first since the law was enacted 25 years ago. These amendments are a game changer. [Energy Collective] There’s no shortage of blame being passed around in the wake of another delay […]

Vermont Yankee to Provide as much as $17.8 Million

in Direct Support for GMP Customers

Revenue sharing benefit to go directly to customers

Green Mountain Power announced today that under a revenue sharing agreement stemming from the sale of Vermont Yankee in 2002, GMP will receive as much as $17.8 million. That money will be directed to GMP customers in the form of lower […]

Cleaning Up VT Yankee: Three Perspectives

Safe and Green is hosting a decommissioning panel on Tuesday Dec. 3, 6:30pm at SIT in Brattleboro. “Cleaning Up VT Yankee: Three Perspectives”

Since Entergy announced that it would stop producing power (and radioactive waste) at the end of 2014, there have been some proposals made about the best process and time line for decommissioning. […]

What should we do about Vermont Yankee?

…renewable energy is competing successfully with natural gas…as we plan our energy future, it is important to understand as we consider what to do with the VY nuclear power plant. […]

Letter to the Editor of Green Energy Times

To the Editor of Green Energy Times,

About a month ago, I began seeing reports from various European news sources that the Doel 3 nuclear reactor, in Belgium, had been shut down because of possible cracks in the reactor vessel. A few days later, reports were that though they were each tiny, there were thousands […]