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South Florida Says No to New Nukes, Yes to Solar!

On April 30, SACE joined Citizens Allied for Safe Energy, the Tropical Audubon Society, South Florida Clean Energy Coalition, Save it Now Glades!, Greenpeace, and others in south Florida for a clean energy rally in…

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Urging Nuclear Accountability in Washington

Last month, I joined theAlliance for Nuclear Accountabilityin Washington, D.C. for their annual DC Days. I was one of nearly a hundred concerned citizens and activists from across the nation that converged in…

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May 5: Japan Nuclear Disaster Update

It is hard to believe that two months have passed since the devastating earthquake and tsunami struck Japan. And though the ensuing nuclear disaster has been superseded by other worldwide news events,…

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April 28: Japan Nuclear Update

Seven weeks have passed since the massive earthquake and tsunami disaster occurred in Japan. Recent reports have the current death toll at more than 14,000 with more than 11,000 people still unaccounted…

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25 Years from Chernobyl to Fukushima

--SACE High Risk Energy Program Director Sara Barczak assisted with this post. Today, April 26, marks 25 years since the beginning of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster in the former Soviet Union, when…

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April 22: Japan Nuclear Disaster Update

Six weeks have passed since Japan was struck by the massive quake and simultaneous tsunami that initiated the nuclear disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, and the situation is still not…

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Moving from Earth Day to Clean Energy Days

The current methods of producing and consuming energy in the U.S. have the largest environmental impact of anything that we as citizens do on a day-to-day basis. I believe a meaningful Earth…

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Groups Demand Nuclear Regulators Put Safety First

As the Japan nuclear disaster continues, concerned interests are collaborating to hold the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) accountable to its stated mission to "[ensure] that people and the environment are protected." Last…

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TVA Bellefonte: A Nuclear Ford Pinto

Place your Bets If you were going to spend (bet) $8 billion on two nuclear reactors, would you invest in a nuclear reactor design with the following history? They were designed in…

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April 7: Japan Nuclear Disaster Update

Tomorrow marks four weeks since the the deadly earthquake and tsunami struck Japan. Over 12,000 people are reported dead, nearly 15,000 are still missing, and more than 160,000 are still displaced from…