A4NR Comments at Diablo Canyon Independent Safety Committee meeting

Ongoing safety and oversight concerns regarding the operation of the Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant are discussed and questioned by the Alliance for Nuclear Responsibility at the Diablo Canyon Independent Safety Committee meeting, February 8, 2017.   In this first clip, questions are raised regarding PG&E’s plans for “continued excellence” during the shortened period of […]

Joint Proposal to Close Diablo Canyon and the Alliance (A4NR)

The Alliance for Nuclear Responsibility is a signatory of the Joint Proposal to close Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant.  While the Alliance (A4NR) agrees with most of the the proposal as written, it has reserved the right to challenge the $52 million in ratepayer funding that PG&E seeks as reimbursement for the amount they spent […]

Rochelle Becker at PG&E Public Forum on Diablo Canyon closure in SLO

Rochelle Becker discusses the role of the Alliance for Nuclear Responsibility (A4NR) regarding the Joint Proposal for the closing of the Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant at a PG&E public forum held in San Luis Obispo, California. July 20, 2016  

Diablo Canyon Closing–Concerns of Dr. Robert Budnitz-VIDEO

Diablo Canyon Closing–Concerns of Dr. Robert Budnitz, Diablo Canyon Independent Safety Committee,  VIDEO (2 minutes) June 21 2016  

D.O.E. Consent-based siting for radioactive waste

The Department of Energy is holding a one day workshop on Consent-based siting for nuclear waste on April 26, 2016 at 5pm.  The event will be held at the Holiday Inn, 300 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95814.  Public comments are encouraged, see flier below for details. 4 26 16 Agenda CBS Public Meeting-Sacramento

April 11, 2011 PG&E requests “hold” on license renewal from NRC

041011 PGE-NRC LR deferral

Environmental Scoping Summary Report Associated with the Review of the Diablo Canyon Power Plant, Units 1 and 2, License Renewal Application (CAC Nos. MF4019 and 4020)

Environmental Scoping Summary Report Associated with the Review of the Diablo Canyon Power Plant, Units 1 and 2, License Renewal Application (CAC Nos. MF4019 and 4020) MAIN REPORT: ML16077A091   COVER LETTER: ML16067A116  

SB 968

March 29, 2016… SB 968 passes Senate Energy, Utilities and Communications committee…See the testimony by John Geesman on behalf of the Alliance for Nuclear Responsibility (5 minutes):       SEE THE ENTIRE 35 MINUTE HEARING:     Read about it in the Santa Barbara INDEPENDENT:   http://www.independent.com/news/2016/mar/31/study-planned-impact-early-diablo-canyon-shutdown/       Senator William Monning (D-Santa […]

NRC accepting comments on waste transport concerns

The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission is accepting comments on concerns regarding the safety of transporting spent nuclear fuel (i.e., high level radioactive waste). From the federal web site, here is the summary: Summary The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is issuing for public comment draft NUREG/CR-7209, “A Compendium of Spent Fuel Transportation Package Response Analyses […]

SONGS + Diablo Canyon Decommissioning Finance Update

Here are the March, 2015 Decommissioning funding updates provided by California’s two nuclear utility operators to the NRC:   Diablo Canyon 2015 DCNPP Decom $ update to NRC San Onofre (SONGS) 2015 SONGS NRC decom accounts

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