Union of Concerned Scientists http://wmuk.org en The Costs and Risks of Nuclear Power http://wmuk.org/post/costs-and-risks-nuclear-power <p></p><p></p><p>A social activist says nuclear power is expensive for the public, and a safety risk.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 19:28:42 +0000 Gordon Evans 12320 at http://wmuk.org The Costs and Risks of Nuclear Power Union of Concerned Scientists official says NRC allowing Palisades to limbo beneath safety bar http://wmuk.org/post/union-concerned-scientists-official-says-nrc-allowing-palisades-limbo-beneath-safety-bar <p></p><p></p><p>The Director of the Union of Concerned Scientists Nuclear Safety Project is speaking Thursday in Southwest Michigan. David Lochbaum will speak at the Bernhard Center at Western Michigan University at noon. He will be at the Beach Haven Event Center in South Haven Thursday night beginning at 7:00. The group <a href="http://www.beyondnuclear.org/nuclear-power/2013/3/18/david-lochbaum-of-ucs-to-speak-about-palisades-in-west-mi-on.html">Beyond Nuclear </a>is one the event's sponsors. WMUK's Gordon Evans spoke with Lochbaum&nbsp;Thursday morning.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Thu, 11 Apr 2013 11:32:39 +0000 Gordon Evans 3995 at http://wmuk.org Union of Concerned Scientists official says NRC allowing Palisades to limbo beneath safety bar