As we gather in our celebration of this extraordinary achievement, let us pause for a moment to feel the witness of those who perished in Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Both at that time in August of 1945, and over these 72 years, 100,000 of people, each person who died had a name. Each person was loved by someone.

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The proposed 6000 MegaWatt (MWe) nuclear power plant at Mithivirdi in the Bhavnagar district of Gujarat has now been officially slated for Kovada, Andhra Pradesh. A decade long struggle to save their land has ended in victory for the villagers of the region.

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Germany has tried a new way to transport its nuclear waste: through river Neckar. Earlier, the radioactive waste was transported through road and rail and massive protests used to greet the Castor nuclear waste transport. This week, large number of protesters gathered at river-front and bridges along the route to Neckarwestheim where the radioactive waste is being transported.

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Federal, state legislative actions threaten renewables, efficiency again; create new radioactive waste threats If you believe in safe energy and a less-nuclear world, we ask you to take immediate action on two urgent issues described below. Actions in Springfield threaten to take away some of the hard-won renewable energy gains of the last year, as … Continue reading NEIS ACTION ALERT! Federal, state legislative actions threaten renewables, efficiency again; create new radioactive waste threats …read moreRead More