'; } // return array of supporters (Supporter,Link), selected randomly function randomSupporters($limit = false) { $sql = "Select * from ActiveSupporters"; if ($limit) $sql .= " limit $num"; $result = mysql_query($sql); $res = array(); if ($result) { while ($row = mysql_fetch_assoc($result)) { $link = trim($row['Website'] != ''?$row['Website']: ($row['FacebookFollowing']?$row['Facebook']: ($row['TwitterFollowing']?$row['Twitter']: ($row['GooglePlusFollowing']?$row['GooglePlus']: ($row['OtherSocialMedia']?$row['OtherSocialMedia']:false) ) ) ) ); if ($link && strncasecmp($link,'http:',5)) $link = 'http://'.$link; $res[] = array('Supporter'=>$row['GroupName'],'Link'=>$link); } } return $res; } // return Weekly Audience Average function weeklyAudienceAverage() { $sql = "select * from BrochureGeneral where Dname='WeeklyAudienceAverage'"; $result = mysql_query($sql); $row = mysql_fetch_array($result); if ($row) return $row['DValue']; } ?> Public News Service Newscasts https://www.publicnewsservice.org/index.php Public News Service The Public News Service provides reporting on a wide range of social, community, and environmental issues for mainstream and alternative media. Public News Service info@publicnewsservice.org no Western Shoshone Host Public Protest of Yucca Mtn. Nuclear Proposal Wed, 08 May 2019 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-05-08/nuclear-waste/western-shoshone-host-public-protest-of-yucca-mtn-nuclear-proposal/a66404-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-05-08/nuclear-waste/western-shoshone-host-public-protest-of-yucca-mtn-nuclear-proposal/a66404-1 (Read More)]]> Energy Policy Environment Native American Nuclear Waste Water Nuclear-Site Workers Reach Settlement; Government Buy-In Needed Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-09-21/nuclear-waste/nuclear-site-workers-reach-settlement-government-buy-in-needed/a64041-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-09-21/nuclear-waste/nuclear-site-workers-reach-settlement-government-buy-in-needed/a64041-1 Hanford Challenge reached a settlement with the U.S. ...(Read More)]]> Environment Health Nuclear Waste Final NM Public Comments Due Today on Holtec Nuclear Waste Facility Mon, 30 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-07-30/nuclear-waste/final-nm-public-comments-due-today-on-holtec-nuclear-waste-facility/a63502-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-07-30/nuclear-waste/final-nm-public-comments-due-today-on-holtec-nuclear-waste-facility/a63502-1 (Read More)]]> Community Issues and Volunteering Environment Nuclear Waste Stolen Nuclear Material Exposes Larger Issue of Government Accountability Mon, 30 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-07-30/nuclear-waste/stolen-nuclear-material-exposes-larger-issue-of-government-accountability/a63467-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-07-30/nuclear-waste/stolen-nuclear-material-exposes-larger-issue-of-government-accountability/a63467-1 (Read More)]]> Nuclear Waste Toxics Two Public Hearings in NM This Week on Nuclear Fuel Repository Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-05-21/environment/two-public-hearings-in-nm-this-week-on-nuclear-fuel-repository/a62587-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-05-21/environment/two-public-hearings-in-nm-this-week-on-nuclear-fuel-repository/a62587-1 (Read More)]]> Civic Engagement Environment Nuclear Waste Los Alamos to Build Part of Next-Gen Nuclear Weapons Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-05-11/environment/los-alamos-to-build-part-of-next-gen-nuclear-weapons/a62480-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-05-11/environment/los-alamos-to-build-part-of-next-gen-nuclear-weapons/a62480-1 The National Nuclear Security Administration announced Thursday that New Mexico and South Carolina will share in the development of next generation nuclear weapons with expanded plutonium pit production. The "pit" is the core that triggers a nuclear warhead. ...(Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Energy Policy Environment Nuclear Waste Groups Fight Nuclear Waste Storage Proposal in NM Wed, 11 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-04-11/environment/groups-fight-nuclear-waste-storage-proposal-in-nm/a62152-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-04-11/environment/groups-fight-nuclear-waste-storage-proposal-in-nm/a62152-1 (Read More)]]> Energy Policy Environment Nuclear Waste Energy Bonds Bill Called "Blank Check" for NM's Largest Utility Company Mon, 29 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-01-29/consumer-issues/energy-bonds-bill-called-blank-check-for-nms-largest-utility-company/a61193-2 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-01-29/consumer-issues/energy-bonds-bill-called-blank-check-for-nms-largest-utility-company/a61193-2 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Energy Policy Nuclear Waste Poverty Yucca Mtn. Nuclear Dump Opponents Wary of New Federal Funding Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-08-11/energy-policy/yucca-mtn-nuclear-dump-opponents-wary-of-new-federal-funding/a58952-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-08-11/energy-policy/yucca-mtn-nuclear-dump-opponents-wary-of-new-federal-funding/a58952-1 (Read More)]]> Energy Policy Environment Nuclear Waste Toxics Urban Planning/Transportation Waste Reduction/Recycling Water House Vote on Nuclear Storage Bill has Illinois Implications Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-07-26/environment/house-vote-on-nuclear-storage-bill-has-illinois-implications/a58679-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-07-26/environment/house-vote-on-nuclear-storage-bill-has-illinois-implications/a58679-1 (Read More)]]> Energy Policy Environment Nuclear Waste Toxics Nuclear Watchdogs Skeptical of Los Alamos Lab Safety Thu, 13 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-07-13/environment/nuclear-watchdogs-skeptical-of-los-alamos-lab-safety/a58498-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-07-13/environment/nuclear-watchdogs-skeptical-of-los-alamos-lab-safety/a58498-1 (Read More)]]> Environment Health Nuclear Waste House Committee Votes to Revive Nuke Dump Plan Wed, 05 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-07-05/environment/house-committee-votes-to-revive-nuke-dump-plan/a58364-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-07-05/environment/house-committee-votes-to-revive-nuke-dump-plan/a58364-1 HR 3053 passed the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee last week, breathing new life into cancelled plans for a controversial nuclear waste repository inside Yucca Mountain in Nevada. According to Kevin Kamps, radioactive waste specialist at the group Beyond Nuclear, the plan environmentalists have dubbed "mobile Chernobyl" would send spent fuel rods from nuclear reactors through 100 major cities in 44 states and 370 congressional districts. ...(Read More)]]> Energy Policy Environment Environmental Justice Health Native American Nuclear Waste First Hearing in Suit to Stop NY Nuclear Bailout Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-06-21/energy-policy/first-hearing-in-suit-to-stop-ny-nuclear-bailout/a58211-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-06-21/energy-policy/first-hearing-in-suit-to-stop-ny-nuclear-bailout/a58211-1 faced off in court in a lawsuit to stop subsidies to nuclear power plants. The state Supreme Court heard arguments Monday on preliminary motions in the case that challenges the state's bid to add billions of dollars to consumers' electric bills to keep three aging, upstate nuclear plants from closing. ...(Read More)]]> Consumer Energy Policy Environment Nuclear Waste Clean-Energy Advocates: "No Three Mile Island Bailout" Wed, 31 May 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-05-31/energy-policy/clean-energy-advocates-no-three-mile-island-bailout/a57895-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-05-31/energy-policy/clean-energy-advocates-no-three-mile-island-bailout/a57895-1 (Read More)]]> Climate Change/Air Quality Energy Policy Environment Nuclear Waste Latest Hanford Emergency Leaves Workers' Safety in Question, Again Wed, 10 May 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-05-10/environment/latest-hanford-emergency-leaves-workers-safety-in-question-again/a57637-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-05-10/environment/latest-hanford-emergency-leaves-workers-safety-in-question-again/a57637-1 (Read More)]]> Energy Policy Environment Nuclear Waste Hearing in D.C. Wednesday on Restarting Yucca Mountain N-Waste Project Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-04-25/energy-policy/hearing-in-d-c-wednesday-on-restarting-yucca-mountain-n-waste-project/a57416-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-04-25/energy-policy/hearing-in-d-c-wednesday-on-restarting-yucca-mountain-n-waste-project/a57416-1 (Read More)]]> Energy Policy Environment Health Nuclear Waste Waste Reduction/Recycling Water Efforts to Compensate More in NM for Radiation Exposure Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-03-03/health-issues/efforts-to-compensate-more-in-nm-for-radiation-exposure/a56674-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-03-03/health-issues/efforts-to-compensate-more-in-nm-for-radiation-exposure/a56674-1 (Read More)]]> Environmental Justice Health Native American Nuclear Waste Toxics Lawsuit Challenges Trump Order on Regulations Thu, 09 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-02-09/environment/lawsuit-challenges-trump-order-on-regulations/a56317-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-02-09/environment/lawsuit-challenges-trump-order-on-regulations/a56317-1 suing to stop the Trump administration's executive order to cut government regulations. The order, signed January 30th, requires federal agencies to eliminate two existing regulations for every new one enacted. New regulations must have a net cost of zero-dollars in the current fiscal year, without considering the value of benefits to public health and safety. ...(Read More)]]> Climate Change/Air Quality Consumer Endangered Species & Wildlife Energy Policy Environment Health Nuclear Waste Oceans Toxics Water Watchdog Groups Call Reopening of Nuclear Waste Isolation Plant Premature Tue, 10 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-01-10/toxics/watchdog-groups-call-reopening-of-nuclear-waste-isolation-plant-premature/a55828-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-01-10/toxics/watchdog-groups-call-reopening-of-nuclear-waste-isolation-plant-premature/a55828-1 (Read More)]]> Health Nuclear Waste Toxics Agreement Reached to Close Indian Point Tue, 10 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-01-10/energy-policy/agreement-reached-to-close-indian-point/a55836-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-01-10/energy-policy/agreement-reached-to-close-indian-point/a55836-1 (Read More)]]> Climate Change/Air Quality Energy Policy Environment Environmental Justice Nuclear Waste Feds Consider Demolition of Contaminated Facility at Hanford Wed, 04 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-01-04/energy-policy/feds-consider-demolition-of-contaminated-facility-at-hanford/a55733-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-01-04/energy-policy/feds-consider-demolition-of-contaminated-facility-at-hanford/a55733-1 (Read More)]]> Energy Policy Environment Nuclear Waste Toxics Bill in U.S. Senate Would Protect Whistleblowers at Nuclear Sites Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-09-28/energy-policy/bill-in-u-s-senate-would-protect-whistleblowers-at-nuclear-sites/a54228-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-09-28/energy-policy/bill-in-u-s-senate-would-protect-whistleblowers-at-nuclear-sites/a54228-1 Senate Bill 3394 is designed to level the playing field in cases where employees bring forward safety concerns, and even expands the definition of whistleblower to include anyone who reports on fraud, waste or abuse. ...(Read More)]]> Consumer Energy Policy Environment Nuclear Waste N.M. Nuclear Safety Group Blasts Results of Government Reports Mon, 29 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-08-29/energy-policy/n-m-nuclear-safety-group-blasts-results-of-government-reports/a53783-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-08-29/energy-policy/n-m-nuclear-safety-group-blasts-results-of-government-reports/a53783-1 audit reports from the Government Accountability Office and the Department of Energy's Inspector General were part of a program which will spend a trillion dollars over the next 30 years to modernize the nation's nuclear weapons. ...(Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Energy Policy Nuclear Waste NY Ratepayers to Give Nukes Huge Subsidies Thu, 11 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-08-11/energy-policy/ny-ratepayers-to-give-nukes-huge-subsidies/a53500-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-08-11/energy-policy/ny-ratepayers-to-give-nukes-huge-subsidies/a53500-1 (Read More)]]> Climate Change/Air Quality Consumer Energy Policy Nuclear Waste Toxics TENORM in KY Landfills: Loopholes, Questionable Business Practices Wed, 03 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-08-03/environment/tenorm-in-ky-landfills-loopholes-questionable-business-practices/a53347-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-08-03/environment/tenorm-in-ky-landfills-loopholes-questionable-business-practices/a53347-1 (Read More)]]> Energy Policy Environment Environmental Justice Nuclear Waste Fallout from Unauthorized Dumping of Fracking Waste in KY Wed, 20 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-07-20/environment/fallout-from-unauthorized-dumping-of-fracking-waste-in-ky/a53071-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-07-20/environment/fallout-from-unauthorized-dumping-of-fracking-waste-in-ky/a53071-1 (Read More)]]> Civic Engagement Environment Environmental Justice Health Nuclear Waste Public Lands/Wilderness Toxics Water Feds Head to Idaho for Meeting on Nuclear Waste Wed, 06 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-07-06/energy-policy/feds-head-to-idaho-for-meeting-on-nuclear-waste/a52788-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-07-06/energy-policy/feds-head-to-idaho-for-meeting-on-nuclear-waste/a52788-1 (Read More)]]> Toxics Nuclear Waste Energy Policy Watchdog Sues Feds Over Los Alamos Nuke Waste Removal Tue, 31 May 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-05-31/environment/watchdog-sues-feds-over-los-alamos-nuke-waste-removal/a52160-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-05-31/environment/watchdog-sues-feds-over-los-alamos-nuke-waste-removal/a52160-1 filed suit against the U.S. Department of Energy and a federal contractor for failing to clean up nuclear and toxic waste at the Los Alamos National Laboratory. ...(Read More)]]> Climate Change/Air Quality Community Issues and Volunteering Consumer Energy Policy Environment Nuclear Waste Toxics Waste Reduction/Recycling Antero Works to Reassure on Hot Sludge, Frack Waste Thu, 12 May 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-05-12/environment/antero-works-to-reassure-on-hot-sludge-frack-waste/a51858-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-05-12/environment/antero-works-to-reassure-on-hot-sludge-frack-waste/a51858-1 Antero Clearwater plant. ...(Read More)]]> Energy Policy Environment Nuclear Waste Water NRC Orders New Analysis of Indian Point Fri, 06 May 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-05-06/energy-policy/nrc-orders-new-analysis-of-indian-point/a51783-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-05-06/energy-policy/nrc-orders-new-analysis-of-indian-point/a51783-1 (Read More)]]> Energy Policy Environment Nuclear Waste Toxics Hot Sludge: Problems With Recycling Frack Waste Thu, 14 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-04-14/environment/hot-sludge-problems-with-recycling-frack-waste/a51393-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-04-14/environment/hot-sludge-problems-with-recycling-frack-waste/a51393-1 Doddridge County. They take the brine, mud and drill cuttings from the wells and extract clean water and salt. ...(Read More)]]> Energy Policy Environment Nuclear Waste Waste Reduction/Recycling Water FitzPatrick Closing Date Announced Fri, 01 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-04-01/energy-policy/fitzpatrick-closing-date-announced/a51198-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-04-01/energy-policy/fitzpatrick-closing-date-announced/a51198-1 a letter to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission confirming the date. ...(Read More)]]> Energy Policy Environment Nuclear Waste Three California Philanthropic Foundations Win Prestigious Impact Award Mon, 14 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-03-14/philanthropy/three-california-philanthropic-foundations-win-prestigious-impact-award/a50825-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-03-14/philanthropy/three-california-philanthropic-foundations-win-prestigious-impact-award/a50825-1 Impact Awards this year from the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy. The award honors foundations that make grants to encourage diversity and empowerment of marginalized communities. One of the winners, the Sandler Foundation, has given out more than $750 million and has founded a range of nonprofits - including ProPublica, which funds investigative journalism, and The Center for American Progress, a left-leaning think tank. ...(Read More)]]> Toxics Philanthropy Nuclear Waste LGBTQIA Issues Human Rights/Racial Justice Environment Energy Policy Disabilities Civil Rights Civic Engagement Groups Urge Monitoring of Nuclear Waste's Threat to Great Lakes Fri, 04 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-03-04/environment/groups-urge-monitoring-of-nuclear-wastes-threat-to-great-lakes/a50691-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-03-04/environment/groups-urge-monitoring-of-nuclear-wastes-threat-to-great-lakes/a50691-1 (Read More)]]> Energy Policy Environment Nuclear Waste Toxics Water Wisconsin Environmentalists: EPA "Asleep at the Wheel" Tue, 01 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-03-01/environment/wisconsin-environmentalists-epa-asleep-at-the-wheel/a50629-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-03-01/environment/wisconsin-environmentalists-epa-asleep-at-the-wheel/a50629-1 (Read More)]]> Climate Change/Air Quality Community Issues and Volunteering Consumer Environment Health Nuclear Waste Toxics Water High Radiation Levels in Groundwater at Indian Point Tue, 09 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-02-09/environment/high-radiation-levels-in-groundwater-at-indian-point/a50294-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-02-09/environment/high-radiation-levels-in-groundwater-at-indian-point/a50294-1 (Read More)]]> Water Toxics Nuclear Waste Health Environment Consumer Watchdog Plans Lawsuit Over Lack of Los Alamos Cleanup Fri, 22 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-01-22/energy-policy/watchdog-plans-lawsuit-over-lack-of-los-alamos-cleanup/a50000-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-01-22/energy-policy/watchdog-plans-lawsuit-over-lack-of-los-alamos-cleanup/a50000-1 (Read More)]]> Energy Policy Environment Health Nuclear Waste Toxics Cuomo Letter Opposes Re-licensing Indian Point Tue, 17 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-11-17/energy-policy/cuomo-letter-opposes-re-licensing-indian-point/a49003-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-11-17/energy-policy/cuomo-letter-opposes-re-licensing-indian-point/a49003-1 sent a letter to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) about the dangers of allowing the reactors at the Indian Point nuclear power facility to continue operating. Among the concerns raised in the letter are metal fatigue and the safety of non-replaceable metal components that might have grown brittle with age. ...(Read More)]]> Water Toxics Nuclear Waste Environment Energy Policy Consumer Community Issues and Volunteering Concern Over Old Design of New TVA Nuclear Plant Tue, 27 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-10-27/environment/concern-over-old-design-of-new-tva-nuclear-plant/a48675-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-10-27/environment/concern-over-old-design-of-new-tva-nuclear-plant/a48675-1 (Read More)]]> Community Issues and Volunteering Consumer Energy Policy Environment Nuclear Waste Toxics Water Report: Transition to Renewable Energy Possible by 2050 Thu, 01 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-10-01/energy-policy/report-transition-to-renewable-energy-possible-by-2050/a48348-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-10-01/energy-policy/report-transition-to-renewable-energy-possible-by-2050/a48348-1 new report from Greenpeace. The plan calls for phasing out oil and gas at a rate that matches the depletion of existing fields, and warns exploration for new fields should be seen as high-risk investments since those fossil assets could end up stranded in a clean energy future. Kelly Mitchell, energy campaign director with Greenpeace USA, calls the study a road map showing the move is possible, but says it's not a crystal ball. ...(Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Civic Engagement Climate Change/Air Quality Consumer Energy Policy Environment Nuclear Waste Toxics Health Study of Tennessee Nuclear Fuel Plant Halted by Feds Thu, 17 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-09-17/environment/health-study-of-tennessee-nuclear-fuel-plant-halted-by-feds/a48154-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-09-17/environment/health-study-of-tennessee-nuclear-fuel-plant-halted-by-feds/a48154-1 study of cancer risks near U.S. nuclear facilities, including Nuclear Fuel Services (NFS) in Erwin. ...(Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Civic Engagement Consumer Energy Policy Environment Environmental Justice Health Nuclear Waste Water Nuke Waste Pressure Builds for Idaho Tue, 25 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-08-25/nuclear-waste/nuke-waste-pressure-builds-for-idaho/a47839-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-08-25/nuclear-waste/nuke-waste-pressure-builds-for-idaho/a47839-1 (Read More)]]> Water Toxics Nuclear Waste Environmental Justice Environment Energy Policy Climate Change/Air Quality Budget Policy & Priorities Renewables May Soon Be Ready to Replace Nuclear Power in New York Thu, 06 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-08-06/energy-policy/renewables-may-soon-be-ready-to-replace-nuclear-power-in-new-york/a47581-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-08-06/energy-policy/renewables-may-soon-be-ready-to-replace-nuclear-power-in-new-york/a47581-1 Indian Point Energy Center in Westchester County. This week, Governor Cuomo celebrated the "topping off" of construction of Solar City, a factory in Buffalo expected to make enough solar panels each year to produce 1,000 megawatts of power. Tim Judson, executive director of the Nuclear Information and Resource Service, says Solar City could be a "game-changer." "This factory in Buffalo is going to produce enough solar panels to equal half of Indian Point every year, which is the largest solar factory, probably in the world, at this point," he says. ...(Read More)]]> Water Toxics Nuclear Waste Health Environment Energy Policy Consumer Climate Change/Air Quality Budget Policy & Priorities Nuclear Watchdogs Suspicious of Dept. of Energy Thu, 04 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-06-04/nuclear-waste/nuclear-watchdogs-suspicious-of-dept-of-energy/a46541-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-06-04/nuclear-waste/nuclear-watchdogs-suspicious-of-dept-of-energy/a46541-1 plan with some conditions. ...(Read More)]]> Water Toxics Nuclear Waste Environmental Justice Environment Energy Policy Budget Policy & Priorities Nuke Waste "Road Show" This Week in Idaho Mon, 02 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-03-02/nuclear-waste/nuke-waste-road-show-this-week-in-idaho/a44833-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-03-02/nuclear-waste/nuke-waste-road-show-this-week-in-idaho/a44833-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Energy Policy Environment Environmental Justice Nuclear Waste Water Concerns Over Radioactive Waste Going Into WV Landfills Mon, 04 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2014-08-04/environment/concerns-over-radioactive-waste-going-into-wv-landfills/a40923-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2014-08-04/environment/concerns-over-radioactive-waste-going-into-wv-landfills/a40923-1 (Read More)]]> Water Toxics Nuclear Waste Health Environment Energy Policy Environmentalists/Neighbors Cry Foul Over Landfill Fire Plan Thu, 18 Jul 2013 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2013-07-18/environment/environmentalists-neighbors-cry-foul-over-landfill-fire-plan/a33528-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2013-07-18/environment/environmentalists-neighbors-cry-foul-over-landfill-fire-plan/a33528-1 (Read More)]]> Environment Environmental Justice Nuclear Waste Toxics Waste Reduction/Recycling McCarthy Nomination for EPA Head: Environment Over Politics Tue, 21 May 2013 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2013-05-21/environment/mccarthy-nomination-for-epa-head-environment-over-politics/a32557-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2013-05-21/environment/mccarthy-nomination-for-epa-head-environment-over-politics/a32557-1 (Read More)]]> Climate Change/Air Quality Energy Policy Environment Health Nuclear Waste Oceans Toxics Waste Reduction/Recycling Water New Agreement Means Stinky Start to St. Louis Summer Wed, 15 May 2013 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2013-05-15/environment/new-agreement-means-stinky-start-to-st-louis-summer/a32479-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2013-05-15/environment/new-agreement-means-stinky-start-to-st-louis-summer/a32479-1 (Read More)]]> Environment Environmental Justice Health Nuclear Waste Toxics Tennessee Celebrates Earth Day With Push for Wilderness Act Fri, 19 Apr 2013 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2013-04-19/public-lands-wilderness/tennessee-celebrates-earth-day-with-push-for-wilderness-act/a32040-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2013-04-19/public-lands-wilderness/tennessee-celebrates-earth-day-with-push-for-wilderness-act/a32040-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Climate Change/Air Quality Consumer Endangered Species & Wildlife Energy Policy Environment Environmental Justice Nuclear Waste Oceans Public Lands/Wilderness Social Justice Sustainable Agriculture Toxics Waste Reduction/Recycling Water