Jim Riccio has been Greenpeace’s Nuclear Policy Analyst since 2001 and has over two decades of nuclear activist experience.
In today’s Washington Post, Stanford University’s Vivek Wadhwa wrote “Why Obama should stop pushing nuclear energy on India“. Greenpeace wholeheartedly agrees! The future of electricity production in the US ...On February 2, 2015 / By Jim Riccio
After a long struggle, the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant near Brattleboro is slowing shutting down and will cease to split atoms on December 29th. Congratulations to the ...On December 22, 2014 / By Jim Riccio
At best, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposed carbon rule is a signal to the energy market to keep heading in the direction it’s already going, which ...On July 22, 2014 / By Jim Riccio
by Justin McKeating – April 26, 2013 April 26th marks the 27th anniversary of the devastating accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukraine. The radiation released ...On April 26, 2013 / By Jim Riccio
Monday will mark the two-year anniversary of the day that the disastrous Japanese earthquake and tsunami were exacerbated by the manmade disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant. ...On March 7, 2013 / By Jim Riccio