Activists Grill NRC on San Onofre Restart – UPDATED

David Freeman, former nuclear administrator and Special Consultant to Friends of the Earth, addresses NRC staff.

In the video excerpts below from the 4-3-2013 NRC webcast, informed activists hammer the NRC staff and SoCal Edison reps with penetrating comments and questions about apparently collusive fast-track plans to restart one of San Onofre’s broken reactors – in a tsunami and earthquake zone, in the middle of a strategic U.S. military base, in a surrounding urban area with a population of 8.5 million people, a plant that is not cost-effective 99% of the time, operated by a utility with the worst safety record in the country. What could possibly go wrong?

Friends of the Earth representative Kendra Ulrich criticizes NRC process on San Onofre.

Participants include Ace Hoffman, David Freeman, Kendra Ulrich, Dan Hirsch, John Geesman, Gary Headrick and others.

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