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Oct. 15, 2012 – Please pass this onto a friend!

 

If you’re in Toronto, don’t miss this presentation: The case for a fully renewable, all-purpose energy system with Mark Z. Jacobson of Stanford University, Ralph Torrie and Tyler Hamilton. Monday October 15, 7:30 p.m., Bahen Centre #1180, 40 St. George, U of T. $10 at the door.

 

The World

It Could Have Been Worse Arnie Gunderson on the triple meltdown at Fukushima, and why nuclear reactor cooling water systems worldwide make nuclear a very risky business.

Watch Dr. Gordon Edwards keynote speaker at the Nuclear Labyrinth 2012 Conference in Huron Ohio, Oct. 4, 2012. He talks on all things nuclear on the Great Lakes.

Radioactive kitchenware shipment ordered out of Canada Contaminated utensils stuck at Port of Montreal since May

Who will eat from radioactive kitchenware?

Loving This Planet More than two dozen internationally recognized advocates discuss the state of the planet in candid conversations with leading antinuclear activist Dr. Helen Caldicott

Thorium: Not green, not viable, and not likely Find several articles here critical of the much touted thorium reactors.

Nuclear Energy In A Canadian Context Due to the high costs of refitting aging reactors, uneasiness regarding the environmental risks, and high renewable resource capabilities, Canada is at a nuclear crossroads of sorts.

Nuclear Waste: Out of Control… on Purpose 32 min video with Diane D’Ariggo of NIRS

 

Ontario

Speak out against the Darlington Re-build before the CNSC Deadline Oct. 15 to submit comments. For more info see here and here and here.

Deep trouble: Nuclear waste burial in the Great Lakes basin

 

Action

Hydro Quebec cancels Gentilly-2 Nuclear Rebuild project! Ontario should follow their lead and cancel the Darlington rebuild. Send a letter to Energy Minister Bentley here. Thank you!

Quebec Shut Down – Now Let’s Stop Darlington

The NDP are asking what your priorities are, and what questions you might have for the Premier. So let’s tell them – say no to the Darlington re-build!  yoursay@ndp.on.ca. (please cc me)

 

Events

The case for a fully renewable, all-purpose energy system with Mark Z. Jacobson of Stanford University, Ralph Torrie and Tyler Hamilton Monday October 15, 4 p.m. U of Toronto AND 7:30pm, U of Toronto           

Ground Source Heating and Cooling Symposium Nov. 1, Kortright Centre, Woodbridge, ON. Learn the latest on geothermal research and industry activities.

Our Toxic Nuclear Legacy: Let’s END Saskatchewan’s Growing Radioactive Footprint With Dr. Helen Caldicott, Northern First Nations Elders and youth representatives. Nov. 1, Saskatoon

A Mountain of Radioactive Waste 70 Years High: Ending the Nuclear Age December 1-3, Chicago

 

 

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