Nuclear security is at least as critical as nuclear safety.
The corporations that own the nation’s nuclear reactors are stuffing about four times more spent fuel into storage pools than the pools were designed to accommodate. Here’s what we can do to fix this dangerous problem.
Japan admits 3 nuclear meltdowns as more radiation leaked into sea. Meanwhile, U.S. nuclear waste poses deadly risks.
Throughout its history, IPS has worked to educate the public about the U.S. government’s failure to inform the public about the extremely high risk of radiation.
Japan’s nuclear disaster should serve as a wake-up call for the United States.
IPS history is tied to documentary airing this weekend on Link TV.
New data reveals enormous amounts of radioactivity stored in vulnerable spent nuclear fuel pools, many of the the same type that contributed to the Fukushima nuclear disaster.
It seems to be deja vu with Tepco and Fukushima — like Bill Murray in “Groundhog Day.”
Not only has Tepco failed to turn the corner on wrestling Fukushima into submission, no insurance company will reimburse it for the costs.
Fukushima has revealed a weak spot in nuclear reactors to terrorists.
U.S. and Japan Equally Shameless in Shuttling Officials From Regulatory Agencies to Nuclear Energy Industry
Both American and Japanese officials typically leave the government for cushy jobs in the nuclear-energy industry.
Nuclear energy is just another U.S. industry that requires federal subsidies.
Footage from press conference at the National Press Club on April 26, 2011.
Tepco’s reluctance to vent any radiation led to an explosion at Fukushima.
Earthbeat Radio is filling a gap with continuing independent coverage of the climate change crisis. During the National Conference for Media Reform, we sat down with Free Speech TV to talk about our work.