Diablo Decommissioning Forum in San Luis Obispo

CPUC PUBLIC HEARING IN SAN LUIS OBISPO ON THE RETIREMENT OF DIALBO CANYON   Watch video of statements by A4NR ExecutiveDirector Rochelle Becker and Outreach Coordinator David Weisman:     Watch the video of the afternoon session, September 14, 2017     Watch the video of the evening session, September 14, 2017     READ AND […]

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 […]

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  

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

NRC-PGE Seismic updates to SSHAC, January 2016

In 2015, the NRC issued Requests for Additional Information (RAI) to PG&E regarding their March, 2015 post-Fukushima Seismic Hazard Update (SSHAC). Subsequently, the NRC conducted an audit of PG&E’s report to seek answers to their remaining questions, as they prepare their evaluation of PG&E’s report. In late 2015, PG&E responded to the NRC’s RAI. Here […]

Nuclear Decommissioning — take action!

The job of nuclear decommissioning is affecting both the closed San Onofre and Humboldt nuclear power plants, and may soon be an issue at Diablo Canyon. How will the job be handled? What input will the local communities have in the process? Who is considering the economic losses host communities will suffer? The U.S. Nuclear […]

Alliance participates in Seismic Town Hall

On September 25, 2015 Alliance for Nuclear Responsibility outreach coordinator David Weisman was an invited panelist at the Town Hall on Diablo Canyon seismic issues convened by state senator Bill Monning.   “The NRC has said the safety components can withstand the maximum earthquake, fine”, said the Alliance’s David Weisman, “what we ask, and the […]

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