Georgia WAND Climate and Nuclear Report Shared with the United Nations

Our Climate Report, “Community Impacts at the Crossroads of Nuclear and Climate Injustices in the U.S. South,” has been shared with the UN Special Rappeteur on Poverty and Human Rights. Thanks to our partner the US Human Rights Network, this report is now being circulated more widely. The report educates …

PRESS RELEASE: Georgia WAND Responds to PSC’s 12/21 Decision Mandating Rate Payers Shoulder Nuclear Expansion

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 12/28/2017 Contact: Lindsay Harper Deputy Director Georgia WAND Education Fund lindsay@georgiawand.org (404) 428-7440 Georgia WAND Responds to PSC’s 12/21 Decision Mandating Rate Payers Shoulder Nuclear Expansion Financial Burden ATLANTA, GA, Tuesday December 28, 2017: Although disappointed that the Georgia Public Service Commission decision moves Plant Vogtle’s construction …

Georgia WAND Releases Report on the Nexus of Climate Change, the Nuclear Industry, and Southern Communities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 12/15/2017 Contact: Lindsay Harper Program and Communications Manager Georgia WAND Education Fund lindsay@georgiawand.org Georgia WAND Releases Report on the Nexus of Climate Change, the Nuclear Industry, and Southern Communities Environmental group calls for clean energy, sustainable local economies, and long-term health research Atlanta, GA: On Wednesday 12/13, …

Press Conference for Climate and Nuclear Report Features Scientists, Activists

Atlanta, GA: On Thursday 12/14/17, Georgia WAND held a tele-press conference about the release of a new report about climate change and nuclear industry co-written with the Nuclear Information Resources Service (NIRS). The report, titled Community Impacts at the Crossroads of Nuclear and Climate Injustices in the U.S. South, features an in-depth analysis …

Announcing Climate and Nuclear Report by Georgia WAND

December 13, 2017, Atlanta, GA: Today we announce the release of the report Community Impacts at the Crossroads of Nuclear and Climate Injustices in the U.S. South. A partnership of Georgia WAND and the Nuclear Information Resources Service (NIRS), this report features an in-depth analysis of the effects of climate change and …

Community Advisory Council Interest Meeting Held at Waynesboro City Council Building to Kick Off Radionuclide Education Monitoring and Outreach Program (REMOP)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 14, 2017, Atlanta, GA: Georgia WAND Education Fund, Inc. (GA WAND) in collaboration with UGA’s Savannah River Ecology Lab (SREL) hosted a Community Advisory Council (CAC) Interest Meeting, on Thursday, July 13, to provide information about the purpose, time commitments, and functions of the group. The …