Previous Nuclear News 2022

Holtec slammed over 1 million gallon radioactive water dump scheme 05-08-22

At the conclusion of a close to four-hour public “field hearing” held in the community of Plymouth, MA on May 6, 2022, Senator Ed Markey of Massachusetts pulled no punches. Read more

NuScale: Not new, not needed 04-17-22

Risks of rising costs, likely delays, and increasing competition cast doubt on long- running development effort. Read more

Russian military surrounds Europe’s largest nuclear power plant as Ukrainians block access roads 03-02-22

Russian military forces have taken control of the territory around the Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant in Ukraine, which contains six of country’s 15 nuclear reactors, heightening concerns that the safety of the plant and its workers could be at risk. Read more

The Tularosa Downwinders Have Waited 75 Years for Justice 01-25-22

Even though the first atomic bomb exploded in their state, New Mexicans were never compensated for the health consequences of nuclear contamination. Read more