Cape Downwinders asks NRC, FEMA, MEMA to get real.

Cape Cod is a sacrifice zone, without "reasonable assurance" of safety. This is unacceptable, thus we request that Pilgrim's operating license be revoked.

Despite knowing this could happen since 1972, regulators reject filtered vents.

In the eighties, the NRC recommended 'fixing' GE's faulty 'containments' with VENTS. Vents were installed at Pilgrim and Fukushima. They don't work. NRC staff recommended filtering the vents. Industry lobbied and the Commission complied.

No Special Permit needed for Spent Fuel Storage

A special permit is required to build a garage for a home, but not for a nuclear waste dumpsite. Plymouth's Zoning Board of Appeals ruled against residents and allowed Entergy to begin an Interim Spent Fuel Storage Installation without a special permit.

The Fukushima Nuclear Accident: Ongoing Lessons for Massachusetts

Boston State House Forum 10/9/13 featuring: Naoto Kan, former Japanese Prime Minister; Gregory Jaczko, former NRC Chair; former NRC Commissioner Peter Bradford; Arnie Gundersen, Nuclear Engineer.

Citizens Resist Our Nuclear Threat - and other Featured News

Cape Downwinders get Governor Patrick to Act; Trial of the Civil Resisters - Citizens mount a vigorous necessity defense; Video update on Pilgrim, and more...

“…We would then issue a relocation order and order anyone within this area to leave the area…”

"Over the next number of days, we would have mapped this area and once we had identified this area we would then issue a relocation order and order anyone within this area to leave the area. And we would enforce that order. This is not an evacuation. An evacuation is an emergency quick get out of town order which says get in your car and get the hell out of town because there is an imminent danger. This is not an evacuation. This is a relocation." -- Kurt Schwartz, Director of Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency, comments to the Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee on Oct. 3, 2012, Harwich Community Center

News from the trial of the 'Pilgrim 14, version 2'

Japan’s PM “Lying to the Japanese People” About Safety of Fukushima (Video)

Arnie Gundersen: Japan's PM claims Fukushima is safe but the nuclear disaster is underfunded and lacks transparency, causing the public to remain in the dark.

NRC: Pilgrim nuke plant among nation’s 9 worst

Federal regulators have placed Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station among the nation’s nine worst performers based on its recent number of unplanned shutdowns, a move that will mean much closer scrutiny by federal inspection teams in the coming months.

Violations and problems at Pilgrim's Fukushima-style Nuke? No Problem!

Unfit reactor operators? ‘Ultimate heat sink’ water too warm to adequately cool the reactor? Control room instruments not working properly? ‘No problem’ says the ‘regulators’...

No Escape from the Cape

MEMA's plan for the Cape in the event of a severe accident at Plymouth's Pilgrim reactor IS to close the Sagamore Bridge.