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Guards at the nuclear power plant gate not needed, says federal regulators

Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant

Flexibility is the key to security, that’s why the Nuclear Regulatory Commission doesn’t require manned checkpoints at the entrance to nuclear power plants. That’s according to an e-mail from Neil Sheehan, a spokesman for the NRC. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Activists call for more security at Pilgrim Station

Two area organizations are pushing for changes in security at the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station. Cape Downwinders and Pilgrim Watch filed a petition on Tuesday with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission calling for Pilgrim Station to be shut down until changes are made. The petition calls for manned checkpoints and visible surveillance of the plant grounds, according to a press release from the two groups. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Pilgrim Watch challenges licensing board decision

Pilgrim Watch still wants to know which way the wind blows. The Duxbury-based Nuclear watchdog group filed an appeal of the Atomic Safety and Licensing Board’s rejection of the group’s challenge to the meteorological models used in a safety analysis of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station. (more…) Continue Reading →

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