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Founded by Dr. Helen Caldicott, Beyond Nuclear aims to educate and activate the public about the connections between nuclear power and nuclear weapons and the need to abandon both to safeguard our future. Beyond Nuclear advocates for an energy future that is sustainable, benign and democratic. The Beyond Nuclear team works with diverse partners and allies to provide the public, government officials, and the media with the critical information necessary to move humanity toward a world beyond nuclear.
Enformable Nuclear News
Enformable is focused on providing critical information about energy related topics for readers around the world. The functional goal of the project is to provide a user-friendly public resource, complete with database of supporting research materials and data.
Fairewinds is a non-profit organization founded in 2008. Its mission is to educate the public about nuclear power and other energy issues. Founders Maggie and Arnie Gundersen have experience in tne nuclear power industry. Arnie Gundersen has 40-years of nuclear power engineering experience. As of early 2012, Fairewinds videos have received more than 7.5 million views. Thanks to the talented efforts of an all-volunteer team, the website has been translated to Japanese.
Indian Point Safe Energy Coalition
The Indian Point Safe Energy Coalition (IPSEC) is a coalition of environmental, health and public policy organizations, founded in 2001 to address the vulnerability of the nuclear reactors at Indian Point. Over 20 million people live within 50 miles of the plant. Our concerns include both existing radiation releases and potential additional releases from either human error, aging infrastructure or terrorism, and the flawed, unfixable evacuation plan. Our grassroots efforts have enlisted the support of hundreds of local, state and federal officials. IPSEC members are currently fighting the proposed 20-year relicensing of the aging, leaking reactors.
Nuclear Information and Resource Service (NIRS)
NIRS was founded 30 years ago to be the national information and networking center for citizens and environmental activists concerned about nuclear power, radioactive waste, radiation and sustainable energy issues. Since its founding NIRS has added to such things as large-scale organizing and public education campaigns on specific issues, such as preventing construction of new reactors, radioactive waste transportation, deregulation of radioactive materials, and more. NIRS’ international programs and affiliation with WISE (World Information Service on Energy) allows their network to span more than a dozen offices and programs across the globe.
Radiation Prevention is an online journal which aims to simplify the complex subject of radiation, and how to mitigate the health effects of ongoing radioactivity in our every day lives. This website provides existing foundational knowledge about radiation, is updated weekly, and serves as a community for continued learning and discussion. Join our forum to receive monthly updates so you never miss a popular post! Has your health been affected by radiation? Help bring context to the debate concerning radiation and human health: Tell your story.