On the 25th Anniversary of Chernobyl, Greenpeace Freaks Us Out About Indian Point On the 25th Anniversary of Chernobyl, Greenpeace Freaks Us Out About Indian Point
Environment

On the 25th Anniversary of Chernobyl, Greenpeace Freaks Us Out About Indian Point

by Ben Jervey

April 27, 2011

You might recall from our "10 riskiest reactors" slideshow last month that the Nuclear Regulatory Commission actually considers Indian Point to have the highest odds of a an earthquake causing damage to the reactors core. Comforting! Greenpeace links to their nuclear reactor locator map , and make the point that one-third of Americans live within 50 miles of an active nuclear reactor.

Yesterday, we considered small, modular nukes as possibly a better bet.

+
Join the discussion
Recently on GOOD

Maga-
zines need love too!
One incredible music video created from combining 77 hollywood dance scenes. http://t.co/bj8hV1WRpO http://t.co/8knz8c8h1C
On the 25th Anniversary of Chernobyl, Greenpeace Freaks Us Out About Indian Point