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Nuclear power and ratepayer protest

Wayne H. Sugai

Nuclear power and ratepayer protest

the Washington Public Power Supply System crisis

by Wayne H. Sugai

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Washington Public Power Supply System -- Finance,
    • Nuclear power plants -- Washington (State) -- Design and construction -- Costs,
    • Electric utilities -- Washington (State) -- Rates -- Public opinion,
    • Antinuclear movement -- Washington (State),
    • Public opinion -- Washington (State)

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWayne H. Sugai.
      SeriesWestview special studies in public policy and public systems management
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9685.U7 W346 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 475 p. ;
      Number of Pages475
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2719904M
      ISBN 100813372607
      LC Control Number86013271

        Pamphlets Relating to Nuclear Power Plants in Minnesota Contains pamphlets and printed ephemera relating to the use of nuclear power to generate electricity, particularly Northern States Power Company’s nuclear generating plants at Monticello and Prairie Island, radioactive waste disposal, and safety measures and training. MNHS call number. Nuclear power in the United States - Wikipedia. Nuclear power in the United States. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. (Redirected from Nuclear power in the USA) Jump to navigationJump to search. Power source providing 20% of US electricity and 60% of US emission-free power. A nuclear power plant in Arkansas.

      This is a list of notable anti-nuclear protests in the United anti-nuclear campaigns captured national public attention in the s and s, including those at Seabrook Station Nuclear Power Plant, Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant and those following the Three Mile Island accident.. The largest anti-nuclear demonstration to date was held in New York City on September Bridget Bartlow holds a sign during a protest against nuclear waste storage from the San Onofre nuclear power plant. The protest was at the Huntington Beach pier on Saturday, Novem

        Opponents of legislation that would allow Ameren and other utilities to recoup $45 million from customers for the cost of a new nuclear plant in Callaway County plan to protest at the St. Louis Author: Kelsey Volkmann. The San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS) is a closed nuclear power plant located south of San Clemente, California, on the Pacific coast, in Nuclear Regulatory Commission Region plant was shut down in after replacement steam generators failed; it is currently in the process of on: San Diego County, California.


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Nuclear Power and Ratepayer Protest: the Washington Public Power Supply System Crisis. [Wayne H Sugai] -- In earlythe Washington Public Power Supply System (WPPSS) terminated two nuclear projects, triggering an episode of mass ratepayer insurgency throughout the state.

Suri's book takes a perspective look at how power and protests around the globe contributed to détente in the world. Specifically, he centers his research on the s and he is able to weave readers through with his narratives and arguments. Chapter one is titled `The Strains of Nuclear Destruction.'Cited by: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sugai, Wayne H.

Nuclear power and ratepayer protest. Boulder: Westview Press, (OCoLC) Document Type. This book analyzes the political and economic conditions that precipitated the nuclear power and ratepayer protest and examines citizen opposition to the Washington Public Power Supply System (WPPSS) nuclear venture between and Released on: Ma Nuclear Power And Ratepayer Protest.

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Structural variations that normally take years of selective breeding to develop can be made to occur in a few months/5(4). The Legacy of Nuclear Power takes a historical and geographical perspective going back to the origins of these places and the ever changing relationship between local communities and the nuclear industry.

The case studies are based on a variety of academic and policy sources and on conversations with a vast array of people over many years.

It is a "green nuclear" book that argues that nuclear power is necessary to save the world from global warming. The author does this by taking tours with a nuclear scientist through the whole nuclear cycle from mine to power plant to waste storage repository. The author also takes a tour of a coal plant which emphasizes how bad coal is from an 4/5.

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Protesting Cassini’s Launch. This use of nuclear power in space prompted protests from American antinuclear activitists. In addition, Cassini required gravity assist to reach Saturn in years.

this protest asserted that the government as a whole had to be redirected away from the use of nuclear power or weaponry in any form whatsoever. This is a list of books about nuclear are non-fiction books which relate to uranium mining, nuclear weapons and/or nuclear power.

American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer (); The Angry Genie: One Man's Walk Through the Nuclear Age (); The Atom Besieged: Extraparliamentary Dissent in France and Germany ().

We Almost Lost Detroit, a Reader's Digest book by John G. Fuller, presents a history of Fermi 1, America's first commercial breeder reactor, with emphasis on the partial nuclear meltdown.

It took four years for the reactor to be repaired, and then performance was poor. Inthe reactor core was dismantled and the reactor was decommissioned. This is not even a complete list of all the books cited.

I have left out a few that struck me as too general, for example Disturbing the Universe and Infinite in All Directions, both by Freeman even including all the books would not exhaust the authors' list of citations, for they cite many newspaper stories, magazine and journal articles, and more than a few government or industry.

The typical Santee Cooper electric ratepayer will pay more than $6, to pay off the utility’s share of the failed nuclear project, a bill they’ll pay in monthly $13 installments. According to Mr. Udayakumar, while the protest against KNPP would continue in the form of civil non-cooperation with plant officials, PMANE will take its anti-nuclear power to a.

However, nuclear power industry executives, lobbyists, and shareholders did pocket that money, at ratepayer expense, laughing all the way to the bank. Of course, some of that ratepayer money undoubtedly has flowed to elected officials, at the state and even federal levels of government, in the form of campaign contributions (not to mention.

Anti-nuclear power protests preceded the shutdown of the Shoreham, Yankee Rowe, Millstone I, Rancho Seco, Maine Yankee, and about a dozen other nuclear power plants. On Jone million people demonstrated in New York City's Central Park against nuclear weapons and for an end to the cold war arms race.

Anti-nuclear activists protest the construction of a nuclear power station in Seabrook, New Hampshire in AP Photo In the early s, when the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission believed high-grade uranium ores to be in short supply domestically, it considered extracting uranium for nuclear weapons from the abundant U.S.

supply of fly ash from. Thousands staged anti-nuclear protests around France, on the eve of the 25th anniversary of Chernobyl and after Japan's Fukushima nuclear disaster, demanding reactors be closed.

Protesters' demands were focused on getting France to shut its oldest nuclear power station at Fessenheim, which lies in a densely populated part of France, less than two kilometres from Germany and around 40.

Nuclear power project financing option sticks ratepayers with tab [email protected] Published a.m. ET Feb. 1, | Updated p.m. ET Feb. 1, Ultimately, this was the turning point in nuclear power plant construction. According to Mr. Marcuse, nuclear power simply is not worth the cost and energy required to use it.

Uranium must be mined and refined, which alone takes more energy than is produced by the power plant, and then the waste must be properly disposed of.