Monday, October 31, 2005

Indian Point closing debated
The Journal - Westchester,NY,USA
... And it comes at a time when there are plenty of issues for residents to chew on, such as the repeated failures of the Indian Point sirens and the future of the ...

Informational site for non-profit coalition group for safe energy and closing of
Indian Point nuclear plant in Westchester County, New York.

Thursday, October 27, 2005

County executive candidates spar in key debate
The Journal - Westchester,NY,USA
... Executive Andrew Spano during a televised debate last night as the two candidates sparred relentlessly on taxes and public safety issues, including Indian Point ...

Wednesday, October 26, 2005

Indian Point scrutiny to grow
The Journal - Westchester,NY,USA
... Hillary Rodham Clinton to increase oversight of Indian Point following two months of problems with the plant's emergency notification system and a slow leak of ...

Same story for Indian Point
Times Herald-Record - Middletown,NY,USA
The Indian Point failure story continued last week as 10 emergency sirens in Orange County failed to sound in a test of the nuclear facility's backup alert ...

Tuesday, October 25, 2005


Radioactive Material in Groundwater at Indian Point
WNYC - New York,NY,USA
NEW YORK, NY, October 25, 2005 -- Federal inspectors will be taking a closer look at the Indian Point nuclear power plants, after trace amounts of radioactive ...

Legislative Democrats want NRC to look at Indian Point
Mid-Hudson News - Newburgh,NY,USA
... the Orange County Legislature is calling on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to take "a very serious look at all safety features at Indian Point to correct ...

Wednesday, October 19, 2005

Indian Point 2 still leaking water
The Journal - Westchester,NY,USA
Indian Point and federal regulatory officials confirmed yesterday that recent samplings of five underground wells around Indian Point 2 turned up trace amounts ...

Indian Point sirens fail in Orange County
The Journal - Westchester,NY,USA
A four-county test of Indian Point's emergency siren system turned up problems for the second consecutive month yesterday when 10 of Orange County's 16 sirens ...

Indian Point sirens fail test in Orange
Times Herald-Record - Middletown,NY,USA
Goshen -- Ten of Orange County's 16 emergency sirens failed to function during a routine test of Indian Point's backup alert system yesterday, the latest in a ...

Exec foes spar over Indian Point
The Journal - Westchester,NY,USA
... "We need to shut down Indian Point immediately and begin investing in renewable energy ... "I asked for the closure of Indian Point before you were a legislator.". ...

Orange County executive outraged over failure of Indian Point ...
Mid-Hudson News - Newburgh,NY,USA
Only six of 16 Indian Point sirens in Orange County worked this morning when tested on a back up radio transmission system and that has County Executive Edward ...

Columinst: Entergy's money as good as any for Rockland projects
The Journal - Westchester,NY,USA
The first impulse may have been to tell Entergy, the company that operates Indian Point, to keep its money -- a $50,000 grant to upgrade Rockland's Emergency ...

Tuesday, October 18, 2005

Indian Point sirens to be tested tomorrow
The Journal - Westchester,NY,USA
Indian Point plans to test its 156-siren emergency notification system twice within 30 minutes tomorrow morning, hoping to sort out problems with the backup ...

Sunday, October 16, 2005

Tests planned for Indian Point sirens
Times Herald-Record - Middletown,NY,USA
Orange County will conduct two tests of its 16 Indian Point emergency alert sirens on Tuesday, county officials have announced. ...

Wednesday, October 12, 2005

Indian Point sirens to be tested
Mid-Hudson News - Newburgh,NY,USA
The Indian Point sire system will be tested next Tuesday, October 18 between 10 am and 11 am Two separate siren soundings will be made on that day. ...

Saturday, October 08, 2005

BUCHANAN -- Indian Point 3 went back online late Wednesday night ...
The Journal - Westchester,NY,USA
BUCHANAN -- Indian Point 3 was expected to be at full power this morning after Entergy officials started putting the nuclear reactor back online late ...

Entergy puts Indian Point 3 back online
Times Herald-Record - Middletown,NY,USA
Entergy Nuclear Northeast returned the Indian Point 3 nuclear reactor to service Wednesday night, five days after a malfunction forced the shutdown of the ...

Friday, October 07, 2005

Indian Point 3 preparing to go back online
The Journal - Westchester,NY,USA
BUCHANAN -- Indian Point 3 engineers have determined the cause of last week's malfunction of a fuel assembly control rod, and company officials hope to have ...

Thursday, October 06, 2005

Blumenthal seeks review of Indian Point evacuation plans
Danbury News Times - Danbury,CT,USA
By Fred Lucas. If there's ever an accident at the Indian Point nuclear generating facility in Westchester County, the Danbury area might feel the effects. ...

NRC establishes Indian Point spent fuel pool web page
Mid-Hudson News - Newburgh,NY,USA
... has established a page on its website to consolidate information on the recently discovered leakage from the spent nuclear fuel pool at Indian Point Unit 2 ...

Indian Point reactor shut
Buchanan -- A control rod failure at Indian Point 3 has prompted Entergy Nuclear
... "It's no longer a matter of if or when Indian Point will malfunction; ...

Wednesday, October 05, 2005

Indian Point nuclear plant evac called inadequate
Connecticut Post - Bridgeport,CT,USA
... But a spokesman for the Indian Point Energy Center near Peekskill, NY, said the two reactors are safe and Blumenthal is erroneously trying to compare ...

Indian Point reactor shut
Times Herald-Record - Middletown,NY,USA
Buchanan -- A control rod failure at Indian Point 3 has prompted Entergy Nuclear Northeast to temporarily shut down one of the plant's two nuclear reactors ...

Tuesday, October 04, 2005

Connecticut requests new emergency plan for Indian Point
WTNH - New Haven,CT,USA
Attorney General Richard Blumenthal has petitioned FEMA to revise its emergency response plan for the Indian Point nuclear plants in Westchester County. ...

Monday, October 03, 2005

Indian Point reactor in Buchanan closes
The Journal - Westchester,NY,USA
By REBECCA BAKER ERWIN. Buchanan -- Indian Point 3 was shut down yesterday so workers could fix a faulty control rod and check for other problems. ...
Indian Point 3 to be shut down for a week for repair
Newsday - Long Island,NY,USA
BUCHANAN, NY (AP) _ The Indian Point 3 nuclear power plant will be closed for about a week while workers fix an electrical circuit from one of the plant's ...
Indian Point 3 problem cuts power
The Journal - Westchester,NY,USA
BUCHANAN -- Indian Point 3 workers had to slow the nuclear reactor down by 35 percent yesterday after a control rod from the heat-generating fuel assemblies ...