NYC
2018
Event Type: 
Panel
Room: 
1.82
Timeslot: 
Session 5: Sunday, June 3rd: 10:00 - 11:50am
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Description: 
We'll explore the roadblocks to decommissioning nuclear power plants, plans in the works, and what's needed to transition from nuclear power to a green energy society.

Participants

Chair of Shut Down Indian Point Now, Artist, Activist, Educator Catherine Skopic worked with many others for closure of the Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant, the ban on fracking in New York State and the halt to many pipelines. She is Co-Chair of Sierra Club New York City Group, Board and Steering... Read more
Michel Lee, Esq. , Attorney, is a Senior Policy Analyst at Promoting Health and Sustainable Energy (PHASE), a member of the Nuclear Consulting Group (ncg) - an international, interdisciplinary group of nuclear experts and serves on the Board of Directors of the Nuclear Information and Resource... Read more
Carl's foray into political, social and environmental activism began at James Monroe High School in 1971 as a member of the Environmental Science Club (formerly the Geology Club). He's a former Chair of the Bronx County Green Party, served on the State Committee of the Green Party of NY... Read more