US Vows To Defend Itself Against Nuclear Threats As UN Approves New Sanctions Against N. KoreaThe U.N. Security Council voted unanimously Thursday for tough new sanctions to punish North Korea for its latest nuclear test, a move that sparked a furious Pyongyang to threaten a nuclear strike against the United States.
Riverkeeper Calls For Shutdown Of Indian Point In NRC FilingThursday marked yet another call for the shutdown of the Indian Point nuclear power facility in Westchester County, citing possible danger to the area.
Safety Concerns Might Mean Shutdown For Indian PointA local nuclear power plant faces a possible shutdown after officials and activists have expressed fear over the facility's operations.
Employee Sues Indian Point Nuclear Plant, Claims Inadequate And Lax Security Conditions"His main concern is the security and safety of the 20 million people who live within the 50 mile meltdown zone at Indian Point," said Clifton Travis' attorney Amy Bellantoni.
Indian Point Spokesman, Critic React To NRC Approval Of New Nuke PlantNot since before the Three Mile Island accident in 1979 have federal regulators approved a license for a new nuclear plant - until now.
NRDC, Riverkeeper Look At Replacement Options For For Indian PointAn environmental group says that if the Indian Point nuclear plant suffered an accident like the one in Japan, the consequences could be worse.
Entergy Stunned As Gov. Cuomo Continues Push To Close Indian PointEntergy officials were stunned after a meeting last week with a top advisor to the governor. It was the first time a member of the governor's staff told the plant operators face-to-face that Cuomo wants the Indian Point plant closed.
NJ Gov. Christie Presents Energy Master PlanGov. Chris Christie is going green, unveiling an energy master plan that would reduce the Garden State's energy carbon footprint by 22.5 percent in ten years.