Sanders Calls Indian Point Nuclear Plant Disaster Waiting To HappenU.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-Vermont) was campaigning in Wisconsin Monday, but he still had New York on his mind.
Lawmakers Call For Probe After Indian Point Groundwater ContaminationThe water is said to be contaminated with tritium, a radioactive isotope of hydrogen.
Cuomo Calls For Investigation After Radioactive Material Found In Groundwater Below Indian PointGov. Andrew Cuomo said Saturday that water contaminated by tritium leaked into the groundwater at the facility in Buchanan.
Indian Point Officials Fighting To Keep Nuclear Plant OpenEntergy Nuclear Operations is trying to get a federal court to toss out the state's refusal to grant the power plant a permit to operate on the Hudson River.
Control Rod Power Loss Spurs Indian Point Reactor ShutdownEntergy reported no radiation was released into the environment, said Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who has complained that there have been too many problems at Indian Point.
Entergy Report: Insulation Failure Sparked Transformer Fire At Indian PointThe Indian Point Energy Center supplies electricity for homes, businesses and public facilities in New York City and Westchester County.
Indian Point Says No Evidence Of Oil Hitting Hudson River After Spill"Initial indications [show] no evidence of transformer oil actually reaching the river in any significant quantity," Entergy tweeted Tuesday.
Indian Point Fire Spurs Environmental Concerns Along Hudson RiverCuomo said the state Department of Energy Conservation is on-site and on high alert.
Transformer Catches Fire At Indian Point, But Public Not In DangerA transformer explosion at the Indian Point Energy Center on Saturday sent a cloud of black smoke into the scare, but no one was ever in danger, officials said.
Group Calls For Wider Emergency Response Zone Around Indian PointThe Disaster Accountability Project says in a new report that residents of communities as far away from the plant as 50 miles are likely to evacuate in case of any such emergency at the power plant.
Sen. Schumer Proposes Bill To Make Trespassing On City Infrastructure A CrimeSen. Charles Schumer announced legislation to make it a federal crime to trespass at places like the Statue of Liberty and Indian Point with the intent to commit a crime.
Report: Elevated Levels Of Tritium Found Near Indian Point Nuclear Power PlantThe Nuclear Regulatory Commission and Entergy, which operated the plant, are trying to locate the source of the tritium.