Make a difference in the challenge to confront global warming and prevent nuclear war and the development and use of nuclear weapons.
Tell President Obama and the US DOT to stop oil trains carrying diluted tar sands and fracked shale oil from the Bakken formation—both are more toxic, more explosive, and more carbon-intensive than conventional crude.
The Safe Energy program focuses on protecting public health, national security and saving taxpayer dollars by preventing the construction of expensive, dirty, and dangerous new nuclear reactors. Even though the first civilian nuclear reactor was turned on over sixty years ago, this mature industry is still dependent on government subsidies and is economically unsound. Nuclear reactors are mired in unresolved safety issues and are a threat to public health. In order to address climate change, protect public health, and meet our energy needs economically, the U.S. must stop subsidizing dirty, dangerous nuclear power and focus on solutions using renewable energy and ramping up low cost efficiency programs.
Radiation & Health
In the Spotlight
March 25, 2016
What now, after the Supreme Court stay?
The Supreme Court in February 2016 issued a "stay," or a temporary suspension, of the Clean Power Plan while a lower court reviews this legal challenge. This situation raises many questions.