Author: Staff Report

PSEG wants $300 million a year bailout 

PSEG is threatening to shut down New Jersey’s three nuclear power plants unless lawmakers approve a multimillion dollar in ratepayer subsidies but environmental and consumer advocates are calling the scheme hasty and unnecessary. Senate President Steve Sweeney, Senator Robert Smith and Senator Jeff VanDrew introduced…

98 years of nuclear hope & nightmares

On December 26, 1898, Marie Curie announced the discovery of radium and observed that “radioactivity seems to be an atomic property.” A mere 47 years later, “Little Boy”exploded over Hiroshima. The epic story of the exhilarating quest to unravel the…