October 11, 2019 5:22 pmPublic Watchdogs urges California Coastal Commission to delay approval of SONGS demolition.
Today, Public Watchdogs filed documents urging the California Coastal Commission to postpone the approval of Southern California Edison’s plan to demolish the spent fuel pools and other structures at the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS). Get the letter here. Get details for attending the meeting here. Public Watchdogs argues that...Read more →
October 10, 2019 10:52 amSONGS Coastal Commission meeting on Thursday, October 17, 9:00 am, Chula Vista
Mark your calendar to speak out and attend the California Coastal Commission meeting on the planned demolition of the failed San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS) in Chula Vista on Thursday, October 17, 2019. Get a copy of the agenda here. The meeting starts at 9:00 am at the Chula Vista...Read more →
September 30, 2019 1:02 pmPublic Watchdogs files 2.206 petition with NRC to halt unsafe storage of spent nuclear fuel at SONGS.
September 24, 2019 — Today, the nonprofit advocacy group Public Watchdogs announced that it has filed a 2.206 petition with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission requesting an immediate halt to the ongoing transfer and storage of deadly nuclear waste at the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS). The public has the...Read more →
September 27, 2019 5:00 pmPublic Watchdogs reply in support of Temporary Restraining Order
September 27, 2019 – Today, Public Watchdogs filed its formal reply to Southern California Edison‘s, objections to our request that the court order an immediate halt to the burial of spent nuclear fuel on the beach at San Onofre State Beach Park. Get the reply here.Read more →
August 30, 2019 1:00 amPublic Watchdogs files lawsuit to halt burial of nuclear waste
The nonprofit consumer group Public Watchdogs has filed a lawsuit to halt the transport of nuclear waste into steel-lined silos on the beach at San Onofre State Beach Park. Public Watchdogs is the only advocacy group engaged in litigation against the beachfront San Onofre Nuclear Waste Dump owned and operated...Read more →
August 29, 2019 12:00 pmPublic Watchdogs seeks court order to stop burial of deadly nuclear waste
Dateline, August 28, 2019, San Diego — Today, the nonprofit advocacy group Public Watchdogs announced that it is is seeking a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) to stop the beachfront burial of nuclear waste at San Onofre State Beach Park. The request for a restraining order is part of a larger legal...Read more →
August 9, 2019 7:35 amPUBLIC SAFETY THREATENED BY FEAR OF RETALIATION AT SAN ONOFRE NUCLEAR WASTE DUMP
One year ago today, on August 9th, 2018, everything changed at the San Onofre High-Level nuclear waste dump. A whistleblower stepped forward and changed the course of history with an alarming disclosure that Southern California Edison and the NRC had violated the law ...Read more →
August 8, 2019 4:56 pmNuclear Regulatory Commission has no “Plan B” for a canister failure at San Onofre
Dateline August 8, 2018 — During today’s Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Webinar, (get the Public Watchdogs Video Capture Here) a top NRC official admitted that the beachfront San Onofre Nuclear Waste Dump, which is owned and operated by Southern California Edison, has no backup plan for repairing or safely storing a...Read more →
August 5, 2019 10:02 amThat metallic taste? It’s possible you’ve been irradiated.
That metallic taste in your mouth? It could be brain damage. People who surf near the failed San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS) are rumored to occasionally report a metallic taste in their mouth while surfing. Southern California Edison (SCE), the owners of the shuttered nuke plant, use a system...Read more →
July 17, 2019 2:46 pmEdison resumes burial of deadly nuclear waste at public beach
The San Onofre State Beach Park Nuclear Waste dump, known by the Orwellian term "ISFSI" or Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation," has been portrayed as a safe and clean storage facility for nuclear waste, but critics say that water and nuclear waste don't mix, and that this particular dump is the...Read more →