Dan Hirsch Testifies Before Senate Environment Committee on Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant


CBG issues 2014 Annual Report

Diablo 2

50 Years of Power; 500,000 Years of Radioactive Waste

Danger Radioactive

CBG’s Dan Hirsch Asks: Is Sano Safe? (video)

San Onofre

Residents worry Santa Susana Field Laboratory cleanup will stop under Rim of the Valley proposal

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NBC4: “Dangerous Decision” Could Leave Californians Vulnerable After Nuclear Disaster

An EPA plan to consolidate resources would move the West Coast nuclear response team to Alabama, potentially leaving Californians vulnerable in the event of a nuclear disaster, NBC4’s I-Team reports.

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PG&E overlooked key seismic test at Diablo Canyon nuclear plant

In a bombshell report, the San Francisco Chronicle investigates an allegation that PG&E updated equipment at the Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant, located in San Luis Obispo County, California, without first testing whether the replacement parts could withstand a major earthquake. . . . Read more

Who Controls the SSFL Cleanup – Boeing or the Public? Next SSFL Work Group February 4, 2015

Join us on at the next SSFL Work Group meeting to learn new developments about the contamination and cleanup at the Santa Susana Field Laboratory.

Wednesday, February 4 at 6:30 PM  Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center 3050 E. Los Angeles Avenue, Simi Valley, CA 93065

We will discuss:

Proposed changes by the Los Angeles Regional Water . . . Read more

CBG’s 2014 Annual Report!

In this year’s annual report, we discuss a recent court decision blocking radioactive waste shipments to unlicensed disposal sites.  Earlier this year, CBG reported that Boeing had been shipping radioactive debris left over from building demolition at the Santa Susana Field Laboratory’s (SSFL) nuclear area . . . Read more

NRC Official Calls for Shutdown of Diablo Canyon

New Earthquake Fault More Capable Than Reactor Was Designed to Withstand Read AP article here Read formerly secret NRC inspector’s report here

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Legal Case Filed to Shut Diablo Canyon

Read news article here and the legal brief here. . . . Read more

EPA Considering Further Weakening Radiation Standards

Sixty-Nine Groups Oppose Action

Despite a marked increase in official estimates of how dangerous radiation is, EPA is now considering further weakening its existing lax radiation standards.  CBG prepared a detailed critique of these proposals, joined in on by 68 other organizations in a letter to EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy.  . . . Read more

New Report Exposes Boeing Influence Peddling That Derailed Cleanup of a Partial Nuclear Meltdown Site Near L.A.

Consumer Watchdog has released a report detailing connections between former government officials and Boeing.  In the report, Consumer Watchdog

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Click here to read Consumer Watchdog’s letter to the governor. . . . Read more

Toxic Regulators Questioned at Senate Oversight Hearing

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