Nuclear Information and Resource Service

Type: Organization
Name: Nuclear Information and Resource Service
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

“Protection Standards for Nuclear Power Operations” means what?

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) of the United States is a full blown oxymoron when it comes to protecting U.S. residents from the danger of increased exposure to ionizing radiation . That’s the kind of radiation that comes from natural sources ... [Published Columbus Free Press - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

EPA's carbon policy proposal and nuclear power

During the week of July 28th, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) held a small number of public meetings -- in Washington, D.C., Denver, Atlanta, and Pittsburgh -- to gather public comments on its proposed carbon policy. Friends of the Earth ... [Published Beyond Nuclear - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

Nuclear-Free, Carbon-Free Contingent to March at People's Climate March in New York City, September 21, 2014

TACOMA PARK, Md. - A vibrant and visible Nuclear-Free, Carbon-Free Contingent will march at the People’s Climate March in New York City on September 21, 2014, the Nuclear Information and Resource Service (NIRS) announced today.NIRS is coordinating the ... [Published Common Dreams - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

34 Groups to President Obama: NRC Commissioner Magwood Must Go

/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly three dozen leading national and local groups – including Friends of the Earth, Physicians for Social Responsibility, the Sierra Club Nuclear Free Campaign, and the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy – are asking President ... [Published RCL Advisors - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Chris Williams (VCAN, VYDA, NIRS) to speak in Chicago July 17th

The following announcement comes from Nuclear Energy Information Service (NEIS) Director, David Kraft. If you are near Chicago and can attend, please do, and bring folks with you. If not, but you know folks near Chicago, please send word to them. Thanks. ... [Published Beyond Nuclear - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jun 19 2014 - Updated Jun 19 2014 - 1 reports

Atomic Show #217 – Michael Mariotte, President NIRS

At the suggestion of a long time Atomic Insights contributor and Atomic Show listener, I invited Michael Mariotte for a guest appearance on the Atomic Show. In the small world made up of active nuclear advocates and people adamantly opposed to nuclear ... [Published Atomic Insights - Jun 19 2014]
First reported Apr 30 2014 - Updated Apr 30 2014 - 1 reports

Nuclear Industry Gains Carbon-Focused Allies in Push to Save Reactors

Environmentalists and the nuclear industry are beginning a push to preserve old nuclear reactors whose economic viability is threatened by cheap natural gas and rising production of wind energy. They argue that while natural gas and wind are helpful ... [Published Energy and energy security - Apr 30 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

NRC rejects petition to extend emergency zones around nuke plants

This site is optimized for mobile devices with no download required. | SHIPPINGPORT -- The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has rejected a petition to extend the 10-mile emergency planning zone around U.S. nuclear power plants, the agency announced Wedn ... [Published Beaver County Times - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Mar 12 2014 - Updated Mar 12 2014 - 1 reports

Fukushima Three Years Later: Myths & Misconceptions

Abby Martin of RT's "Breaking the Set" news program takes a look at the state of the Fukushima nuclear power plant three years after the massive earthquake and subsequent tsunami that led to the meltdown; discussing the long term impacts of continued ... [Published Beyond Nuclear - Mar 12 2014]

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The groups earlier sent a letter on June 18, 2014 asking Magwood to voluntarily step down.  They also asked him "to recuse himself from all NRC decisions relating to safety that date back to his application for a position with the NEA, and that he release records related to his application for a position with the NEA."   Since then, Magwood has refused to resign or remove himself from rulings involving conflicts of interest
"Computer models would be used to determine the movement of a radioactive plume from the plant and would factor in wind speed and direction" he said

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“Protection Standards for Nuclear Power Operati... [Published Columbus Free Press - Aug 18 2014]
EPA's carbon policy proposal and nuclear power [Published Beyond Nuclear - Aug 07 2014]
Nuclear-Free, Carbon-Free Contingent to March a... [Published Common Dreams - Aug 05 2014]
34 Groups to President Obama: NRC Commissioner ... [Published RCL Advisors - Jul 21 2014]
Chris Williams (VCAN, VYDA, NIRS) to speak in C... [Published Beyond Nuclear - Jul 07 2014]
Atomic Show #217 – Michael Mariotte, President ... [Published Atomic Insights - Jun 19 2014]
Nuclear Industry Gains Carbon-Focused Allies in... [Published Energy and energy security - Apr 30 2014]
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EPA's carbon policy proposal and nuclear power [Published Beyond Nuclear - Aug 07 2014]
During the week of July 28th, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) held a small number of public meetings -- in Washington, D.C., Denver, Atlanta, and Pittsburgh -- to gather public comments on its proposed carbon policy. Friends of the Earth ...
Chris Williams (VCAN, VYDA, NIRS) to speak in C... [Published Beyond Nuclear - Jul 07 2014]
The following announcement comes from Nuclear Energy Information Service (NEIS) Director, David Kraft. If you are near Chicago and can attend, please do, and bring folks with you. If not, but you know folks near Chicago, please send word to them. Thanks. ...
Atomic Show #217 – Michael Mariotte, President ... [Published Atomic Insights - Jun 19 2014]
At the suggestion of a long time Atomic Insights contributor and Atomic Show listener, I invited Michael Mariotte for a guest appearance on the Atomic Show. In the small world made up of active nuclear advocates and people adamantly opposed to nuclear ...
Nuclear Industry Gains Carbon-Focused Allies in... [Published Energy and energy security - Apr 30 2014]
Environmentalists and the nuclear industry are beginning a push to preserve old nuclear reactors whose economic viability is threatened by cheap natural gas and rising production of wind energy. They argue that while natural gas and wind are helpful ...
Fukushima Three Years Later: Myths & Misconcept... [Published Beyond Nuclear - Mar 12 2014]
Abby Martin of RT's "Breaking the Set" news program takes a look at the state of the Fukushima nuclear power plant three years after the massive earthquake and subsequent tsunami that led to the meltdown; discussing the long term impacts of continued ...
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