Nuclear Power – Japan and Vermont

Sandy Levine

The tragedy in Japan brings some very real risks of nuclear power into focus.  The “GE Mark I Boiling Water Reactors” in Japan are the same type as the ones used at Vermont Yankee and Pilgrim in Plymouth, MA.

Our colleagues, nuclear experts David Lochbaum and Edwin Lyman at the Union of Concerned Scientists, are providing helpful and detailed analysis and insights about the unfolding nuclear events in Japan at

It is worth a look.

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