San Luis Obispo Mothers for Peace is a non-profit organization concerned with the local dangers involving the Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant, and with the dangers of nuclear power, weapons and waste on national and global levels. Additionally, Mothers for Peace works to promote peace and a nuclear-free, carbon-free world, utilizing conservation and sustainable resources.
Join the PEACE WALK
on January 23rd to CLOSE DIABLO!
December 29, 2014 marked the closure of Vermont Yankee Nuclear Reactor! And there are more to come!
The Japanese nuclear industry has announced it will permanently close 5 more of its remain 48 "operable" nuclear reactors by March 2015!
Mothers for Peace is working to make EPA's "Clean Power Plan" truly clean!
On December 1, 2014, Attorney Diane Curran submitted comments on this plan on behalf of thirty-two national and regional environmental organizations and Texas State Representative Lou Burnam. Read the comments here.
Sam Blakeslee Criticizes PG&E's Seismic Safety Report
Diablo Canyon in Peril?
Former Nuclear Regulatory Commission senior resident inspector at Diablo Canyon, Dr. Michael Peck, argues that the plant should be shut down until
PG&E can prove that the reactors can withstand potential earthquakes from the nearby faults.
8/25/14 AP report: The Associated Press.
Dr. Peck's Differing Professional Opinion: document
Friends of the Earth: www.foe.org/diablo
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution is analyzing samples of seawater, looking for radioactive contaminants from Fukushima.
Mothers for Peace is sponsoring sample collections at Pismo Beach. Results from the first sample date (February 9, 2014) show Cs134 below detection. You can find all current results at http://ourradioactiveocean.org/results.html
Meet Mothers for Peace Attorney Diane Curran http://www.harmoncurran.com/?page=diane_curran