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Degradation of Indian Point Reactor Triggers NRC Investigation
Energy Matters Blog Post
May 28, 2016   (199KB PDF)


23 Years of Radioactive Rainfall at Indian Point
Energy Matters Blog Post
April 15, 2016   (196KB PDF)


Critical Nuclear Reactor Parts Fail at Indian Point 2
Energy Matters Blog Post
March 31, 2016   (162KB PDF)


Dangerous Flaw Threatens to Close Nationís Nuclear Fleet
Energy Matters Blog Post
March 4, 2016   (153KB PDF)


Indian Point Contaminates the Hudson River With Uncontrollable Radioactive Flow
Energy Matters Blog Post
February 12, 2016   (119KB PDF)


Fiscal Woes Drowning Clearwater: Iconic Festival may be Doomed
Energy Matters Blog Post
January 18, 2016   (132KB PDF)


Rep. Leonard Lance: Climate Defender to Climate Change Denier
Energy Matters Blog Post
August 17, 2014   (105KB PDF)


NY Alters Course on Indian Point Water Usage
Energy Matters Blog Post
July 19, 2014   (88KB PDF)


Wide Gulf and Angry Words In Indian Point Labor Talks
Energy Matters Blog Post
January 16, 2014   (90KB PDF)


Strike Threat Looms at Indian Point
Energy Matters Blog Post
January 15, 2014   (87KB PDF)


Are Terrorists Training at Nuclear Plant? NRC Probes Indian Point Security
Energy Matters Blog Post
November 21, 2013   (110KB PDF)


Former NRC Chair: Emergency Plans Won't Protect Residents from Radiation, And Indian Point Should Be Closed
Energy Matters Blog Post
October 7, 2013   (141KB PDF)


Nuke Plant to Run on Expired Operating License
Energy Matters Blog Post
August 25, 2013   (91KB PDF)


Attorney Generals Fight for Public Access in Nuclear Issues
Energy Matters Blog Post
July 29, 2013   (149KB PDF)


A Lasting Legacy of the Fukushima Rescue Mission: Part 4 Living with the Aftermath
Energy Matters Blog Post
March 15, 2013   (241KB PDF)



A Lasting Legacy of the Fukushima Rescue Mission: Part 3: Cat and Mouse with a Nuclear Ghost
Energy Matters Blog Post
March 2, 2013   (179KB PDF)



A Lasting Legacy of the Fukushima Rescue Mission: Part 2: The Navy Life - Into the Abyss
Energy Matters Blog Post
February 10, 2013   (175KB PDF)



A Lasting Legacy of the Fukushima Rescue Mission: Part 1 Radioactive Contamination of American Sailors
Energy Matters Blog Post
Janury 31, 2013   (126KB PDF)



Double-Teamed: New York Battles the Feds And Entergy to Close Indian Point Nuclear Plant
Energy Matters Blog Post
December 13, 2012   (130KB PDF)


When the Nuclear Fission Stops: PSC Seeks Future Without Indian Point
Energy Matters Blog Post
November 30, 2012   (100KB PDF)


NRC Probes Oyster Creek's Hurricane Sandy Response
Energy Matters Blog Post
November 15, 2012   (121KB PDF)


Riding out the Storm: Sandy vs. the Nuclear Plants
Energy Matters Blog Post
November 3, 2012   (120KB PDF)


Nuclear Plants Brace for Rising Wind and Water
Energy Matters Blog Post
October 29, 2012   (63KB PDF)


A Question of Competenc: Will Indian Point be Safe for Decades?
Energy Matters Blog Post
October 25, 2012   (110KB PDF)


Security Problems at Three NJ Nuclear Plants
Energy Matters Blog Post
October 7, 2012   (98KB PDF)


Turning off Indian Point And Keeping the Subways Running
Energy Matters Blog Post
September 9, 2012   (119KB PDF)


State & Grid Operators Concur: Indian Point Unnecessary
Energy Matters Blog Post
September 3, 2012   (124KB PDF)


Radioactive Quandry: States Wonder What's Next for Spent Fuel
Energy Matters Blog Post
August 19, 2012   (103KB PDF)


NRC Halts New Nuclear Licenses: Existing Licenses in Doubt
Energy Matters Blog Post
August 8, 2012   (94KB PDF)


Dropping by the Millions: NRC Downgrades Indian Point Fish Kills
Energy Matters Blog Post
July 24, 2012   (176KB PDF)


White House Moves Swiftly To Replace NRC's Jaczko
Energy Matters Blog Post
May 25, 2012   (109KB PDF)


Fractious NRC Forces Chairman's Resignation
Energy Matters Blog Post
May 21, 2012   (100KB PDF)


When Redundant Safety Systems Fail: The Peril of Blind Faith
Energy Matters Blog Post
March 26, 2012   (102KB PDF)


Japan's "Throwaway People" And the Fallout from Fukushima
Energy Matters Blog Post
March 13, 2012   (120KB PDF)


Simulated Oyster Creek Emergency Postponed Due to Real Disasters
Energy Matters Blog Post
December 30, 2011   (123KB PDF)


Indian Point vs. the Hudson River: Hearings Begin on Cooling System Impacts
Energy Matters Blog Post
October 25, 2011   (113KB PDF)


Weapons Upgrade Sought For Indian Point Guards
Energy Matters Blog Post
October 8, 2011   (79KB PDF)


Nuclear Poison in the Land: A Farm Family from Fukushima Loses it All
Energy Matters Blog Post
September 25, 2011   (117KB PDF)


Nuclear Plants Face System-Wide Earthquake Safety Review
Energy Matters Blog Post
September 2, 2011   (174KB PDF)


Feds Rate Region's Nuclear Fleet "Safe" But Japanese Problems Fuel Skepticism
Energy Matters Blog Post
March 29, 2011   (96KB PDF)


The Conflict of Nuclear Safety: Protect the Public or Protect the Money
Energy Matters Blog Post
March 17, 2011   (98KB PDF)


Japan's Information Deficit
Energy Matters Blog Post
March 13, 2011   (65KB PDF)


America's Quake-Proof Nukes
Energy Matters Blog Post
March 13, 2011   (75KB PDF)


A Nuclear Hail Mary - Seawater or Disaster
Energy Matters Blog Post
March 12, 2011   (69KB PDF)


Suit Seeks Review of Local Nuclear Waste Storage
Energy Matters Blog Post
February 16, 2011   (100KB PDF)


Cooling the Waters, Taking the Heat
Energy Matters Blog Post
December 12, 2010   (151KB PDF)


Entergy Leaving Gotham Behind
Includes 2 Q&A fact Sheets
Energy Matters Blog Post
December 4, 2010   (143KB PDF)


Reversal of Fortune: Entergy's Humbling Nuclear Venture
Energy Matters Blog Post
November 14, 2010   (136KB PDF)


Explosion Forces Eighth Nuclear Plant Shut Down
Energy Matters Blog Post
November 8, 2010   (80KB PDF)


Unexplained Mishaps Shut Indian Point 3
Energy Matters Blog Post
September 10, 2010   (74KB PDF)


NRC Probes Indian Points' Troubled Steam Generators
Energy Matters Blog Post
September 7, 2010   (105KB PDF)


Graceless Ageing at Salem
Energy Matters Blog Post
September 4, 2010   (155KB PDF)


Regulators Cite FP&L For Safety Violations
Energy Matters Blog Post
June 22, 2010   (75KB PDF)


The Myth of Technological Infallibility
Energy Matters Blog Post
June 20, 2010   (75KB PDF)


St. Lucie's Safety Rating Among Nation's Worst
Energy Matters Blog Post
April 27, 2010   (72KB PDF)


Nuclear Powered Cancer Clusters
Energy Matters Blog Post
April 7, 2010   (96KB PDF)


Double, Bubble, Toil and Trouble: Hope Creek's Cobalt Stew
Energy Matters Blog Post
April 5, 2010   (148KB PDF)


Harvesting Energy from Plants
Energy Matters Blog Post
February 5, 2010   (74KB PDF)


Solving the Puzzle of the Sky
Energy Matters Blog Post
January 1, 2010   (78KB PDF)


Nuclear Power and the Bottomless Bank
Energy Matters Blog Post
November 15, 2009   (80KB PDF)


The Forever Technology
Energy Matters Blog Post
October 27, 2009   (98KB PDF)


Breaking With a Dirty Past
Energy Matters Blog Post
October 20, 2009   (85KB PDF)


THE BLACKOUT OF 2003
Can it happen again? Yes, say officials, if operating standards remain voluntary
The Journal News
August 13, 2004   (46KB PDF)


Fed rule on plant cooling targeted
Suit: EPA practice that lets power sites kill fish is illegal
The Journal News
July 27, 2004   (70KB PDF)


Attacks' leader considered hitting nuclear power plant
The Journal News
July 24, 2004  (40KB PDF)


Top rating for Indian Point 2, 3
Improvements mean less need for intense scrutiny, NRC says
The Journal News
March 9, 2004  (47KB PDF)


Nuke plant wiring probed
Ex-software official faults safety system at Indian Point 2
The Journal News
March 3, 2004  (40KB PDF)


EPA permits river fish kills
Some say power plant edict falls short in protection bid
The Journal News
February 18, 2004   (37KB PDF)


Ruling protects fish in Hudson
Federal panel says nuclear plants must use `closed cooling'
The Journal News
February 5, 2004   (72KB PDF)


Entergy cleanup cost in dispute
DEC decision on heat pollution challenged in court
The Journal News
February 1, 2004   (39KB PDF)


Report critical of Indian Point 2, 3
NRC analysis says backup generators failed in blackout
The Journal News
December 24, 2003  (39KB PDF)


Indian Point must act to stop fish kills
State tells Entergy to build cooling system or close
The Journal News
November 13, 2003  (45KB PDF)


Cooling system decision pending
Plants may need to modify for safety of fish in Hudson
The Journal News
August 3, 2003   (73KB PDF)


Feds approve evacuation plan
Indian Point crisis response rated safe, over local protests
The Journal News
July 26, 2003  (43KB PDF)


DEC: Billions of fish killed
Power plants destroy smaller species, plant life, state finds in river study
The Journal News
July 11, 2003  (76KB PDF)

Fish Screen Graphic

In disaster, call may go out to just stay put
Evacuation doubted during fast-breaking nuclear catastrophe
The Journal News
July 4, 2003  (39KB PDF)


Report: Plant was poorly maintained
PNew study focuses on Indian Point 2 operations in 1990s
The Journal News
May 1, 2003   (43KB PDF)


State rejects escape plan
Agency says it can't vouch for Indian Point disaster measures
The Journal News
January 31, 2003   (49KB PDF)


Indian Point security faulted
Report: Site cannot defend against an act of terrorism
The Journal News
December 8, 2002  (39KB PDF)


Nuclear Danger Zone
A meltdown at a plant's spent fuel pool could sicken thousands within 500 miles, a federal study has warned
The Journal News
November 10, 2002  (52KB PDF)


PREPARING FOR AN EVACUATION
Drill will test response to an incident at Indian Point, but some scoff at effectiveness
The Journal News
September 22, 2002  (52KB PDF)


NRC Ignored Signs Of Danger
Agency was warned that Indian Point 2 tubes could rupture, documents show
The Journal News
June 24, 2002   (2.84MB PDF)


Region lacks plan for power
Parts of nation generate excess electricity, but prospects dim for getting supply transmitted to area
The Journal News
June 9, 2002   (49KB PDF)


Nuclear water leaked into river
Con Ed contradicted; NRC saw no danger from 2000 accident
The Journal News
May 10, 2002  (41KB PDF)


Indian Point radiation threat low, experts say
The Journal News
April 2, 2002  (43KB PDF)


Nuclear fuel route revealed
993 trucks would take Indian Point's waste over Tappan Zee Bridge
The Journal News
March 22, 2002   (41KB PDF)


Plan: Ship nuclear waste on Hudson
Federal proposal for Indian Point met by criticism
The Journal News
March 19, 2002  (39KB PDF)


Experts split on nuclear vulnerability
Some say jet attack on Indian Point could put region in danger
The Journal News
December 23, 2001  (3.0MB PDF)


NRC: Jets can pierce reactors
Vulnerability study of nuclear plants was open to public
The Journal News
October 25, 2001  (42KB PDF)


20 million at risk from terror attack by air
The Journal News
October 14, 2001  (51KB PDF)


Cadets told mistakes happen at nuke plant every 2 weeks
Class analyzes near-fatal accident at Indian Point 2
The Journal News
March 10, 2001  (36KB PDF)


Bad parts used at nuke plant
Con Ed sued maker of generator tubes but didn't install replacements quickly
The Journal News
February 18, 2001   (50KB PDF)


Con Ed: Pressure led to flaws
Push to restart plant affected workers' standards, report says
The Journal News
January 11, 2001   (38KB PDF)


30 Years Of Lies, Myths Behind Nuclear Industry
The Atlanta Journal and Constitution
May 26, 1979  (989KB PDF)


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