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FPL postpones Turkey Point nuclear expansion ? for at least fo...
18 May 2016 at 7:55pm

Miami Herald

FPL postpones Turkey Point nuclear expansion ? for at least four years
Miami Herald
South Miami Mayor Phillip Stoddard, an outspoken critic of the Turkey Point nuclear expansion, said FPL under-estimated the costs of building the Westinghouse reactors, which had never before been built in the U.S, leaving the company to scramble to ...
FPL proposes long-term plan that demonstrates hypersaline water will be drawn back to Turkey Point boundariesPR Newswire (press release)
Groups object to FPL's Turkey Point nuclear study waiver requestMyPalmBeachPost
FPL presents Turkey Point hypersaline water removal planPalm Beach Post (blog)
CBS Local -Nuclear Street - Nuclear Power Plant News, Jobs, and Careers (press release) (blog) -Clean Energy News (blog)
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Turkey Point nuclear plant canal leaks spark more scrutiny ove...
3 May 2016 at 9:24am

Turkey Point nuclear plant canal leaks spark more scrutiny over plans for new units
Utility Dive
Scrutiny is growing around Florida Power & Light's proposal to construct two new nuclear units at the utility's existing Turkey Point plant, with two state Senate committees holding a hearing last week to discuss how the existing plant is impacting the ...



FPL's Turkey Point Power Plant Cited With Water Violations - W...
2 May 2016 at 11:22am

WGCU News

FPL's Turkey Point Power Plant Cited With Water Violations
WGCU News
The Department of Environmental Protection has put Florida Power and Light on notice. The utility company now has less than three weeks to provide any information about the Turkey Point nuclear power plant's canals - and the seepage of contaminants ...
Cutting-Edge Environmental Modeling Confirms FPL Plan To Improve Groundwater Salinity Near Turkey Point's ...Pollution Online (press release)
FPL: Turkey Point cleanup to cost an estimated $50 million in 2016Palm Beach Post (blog)
FPL: Customers likely will pay for cleanup at nuclear plantSt. Augustine Record
NBC 6 South Florida -WLRN -MyPalmBeachPost
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Demonstrators Demand Nuclear Plant Shut Down After Radiation L...
14 May 2016 at 5:11pm

CBS Local

Demonstrators Demand Nuclear Plant Shut Down After Radiation Leaks
CBS Local
MIAMI (CBSMiami) ? Dozens of protesters demonstrated outside of a Florida Power & Light facility concerning leaks at the nuclear power plant at Turkey Point. It took place Saturday morning at 4200 W. Flagler Street and comes after the company ...

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Turkey Point continues to threaten water source - Miami's Comm...
9 May 2016 at 11:05am

Miami's Community Newspapers

Turkey Point continues to threaten water source
Miami's Community Newspapers
Grant-Miller Nuclear reactors at Turkey Point continue to threaten this community's primary source for drinking water while our area's monopoly utility, Florida Power & Light (FPL) continues to deflect blame for the problems with leaking cooling canals.
On Sea Level Rise Shareholder Proposal, NextEra Energy and FPL Fog The MirrorHuffington Post

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Consumers deserve 'pause' in FPL's nuclear plant recovery cost...
28 May 2016 at 4:01pm

Miami Herald

Consumers deserve 'pause' in FPL's nuclear plant recovery costs
Miami Herald
Given a string of setbacks regarding FPL's plans to expand the nuclear energy plant at Turkey Point, the recent disclosure that it plans to delay construction for up to four years is a victory for common sense and for critics who worry about the ...



Turkey Point Nuclear Plant Is Pumping Polluted Water Into Bisc...
8 Mar 2016 at 9:25am

Miami New Times

Turkey Point Nuclear Plant Is Pumping Polluted Water Into Biscayne Bay
Miami New Times
As Florida Power & Light finalized plans to expand its nuclear reactors at Turkey Point three years ago, critics were aghast. The nuclear plant already stands on environmentally fragile land, and upping the power production would seriously threaten the ...
FPL nuclear plant canals leaking into Biscayne Bay, study confirmsMiami Herald
Nuclear Plant's Canals Leaking Into Florida's Biscayne Bay, Study Finds | The Weather ChannelThe Weather Channel
University of Miami study finds link in bay to Turkey Point...Local 10
Orlando Sentinel -RT
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The Growing Menace Posed by Lawless, Anti-Democratic Autocracy...
30 May 2016 at 11:31am

VDARE.com

The Growing Menace Posed by Lawless, Anti-Democratic Autocracy in Central Europe?Is Merkel Trying To Rule Europe?
VDARE.com
Once again, media coverage influenced her decision-making, just as it would a few months later when smartphone videos of the New Year's Eve riot at Cologne Central Station triggered another 180 degree turn in her policies. ... Merkel acted exactly as ...

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FPL customers to pay an estimated $50 million for Turkey Point...
5 May 2016 at 2:42pm

FPL customers to pay an estimated $50 million for Turkey Point fix
MyPalmBeachPost
Florida Power & Light Co. customers will ultimately shell out an estimated $50 million this year alone for the cleanup of hypersaline water coming from the company's Turkey Point nuclear plant south of Miami. Peter Robbins, spokesman for Juno Beach ...



FPL faces lawsuit over leaky nuclear cooling canals at Turkey ...
22 Mar 2016 at 2:41pm

Miami Herald

FPL faces lawsuit over leaky nuclear cooling canals at Turkey Point
Miami Herald
The leaky cooling canal system at the Turkey Point nuclear power plant, already under increased scrutiny from Miami-Dade's regulators, now faces a federal lawsuit. Two environmental groups ? the Tropical Audubon Society and Southern Alliance for Clean ...
Nuclear Plant Leak Threatens Drinking Water Wells in FloridaNew York Times
FPL faces lawsuit over Turkey Point contaminationSun Sentinel
Environmental Groups To Sue FPL Over Reported Turkey Point LeakCBS Local
NBC 6 South Florida -POWER magazine
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Man-Eating Crocodiles In Florida's Everglades? - WBUR
25 May 2016 at 12:16pm

WBUR

Man-Eating Crocodiles In Florida's Everglades?
WBUR
A crocodile is seen in a canal near the Florida Power & Light's Turkey Point Nuclear Power Plant where they protect the crocodile and conduct research by counting their nests annually to record population changes June 28, 2012 near Florida City, Florida.

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Nuclear America: RT special report on state of US nuclear faci...
27 May 2016 at 4:00pm

RT

Nuclear America: RT special report on state of US nuclear facilities
RT
RT America's Alexey Yaroshevsky and Simone Del Rosario explore how nuclear power feeds cities with energy ? and how leaks from those same plants can destroy the lives of those nearby. The US ushered in the nuclear age in August 1945, when it dropped a ...

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FPL to pause plans for 2 proposed nuclear power plants - Washi...
18 May 2016 at 6:19pm

FPL to pause plans for 2 proposed nuclear power plants
Washington Times
MIAMI (AP) - Florida Power & Light says it will delay construction plans for two proposed nuclear power plants at its Turkey Point site near Homestead, but the company still wants to charge customers in advance for the expansion. The Miami Herald ...

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Evidence of salt plume under Turkey Point nuclear plant goes b...
21 Apr 2016 at 9:03pm

Miami Herald

Evidence of salt plume under Turkey Point nuclear plant goes back years
Miami Herald
In the wake of revelations last month that its aging cooling canals at Turkey Point were leaking into Biscayne Bay, Florida Power & Light rushed to do damage control: company leadership went on the defensive, insisting they were acting responsibly and ...
Florida DEP overrules judge, says FPL Turkey Point plan is adequatePalm Beach Post (blog)
Florida court reverses governor's approval of FPL's 2 proposed nuclear unitsUtility Dive

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Turkey Point nuclear power plant raises environmental concerns...
11 Jan 2016 at 6:36pm

Local 10

Turkey Point nuclear power plant raises environmental concerns
Local 10
MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. - A solution to one problem may have created another problem at the Turkey Point nuclear power plant. Monday at a hearing, the question was whether anyone considered the environmental impact of pollution coming from the ...



Miami's oceanfront nuclear power plant is leaking - Fusion
8 Mar 2016 at 12:24pm

Fusion

Miami's oceanfront nuclear power plant is leaking
Fusion
What is arguably America's least-well-placed nuclear power plant is leaking radiation into the sea. The University of Miami has found that the Turkey Point Nuclear Power Plant, located just south of Miami, has caused levels of tritium, a radioactive ...

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Florida Nuclear Power Plant Is Leaking Radiation Into the Ocea...
10 Mar 2016 at 7:40pm

Newser

Florida Nuclear Power Plant Is Leaking Radiation Into the Ocean
Newser
"You would have to work hard to find a worse place to put a nuclear plant, right between two national parks and subject to hurricanes and storm surge," South Miami mayor Philip Stoddard says. The Turkey Point Nuclear Power Plant near Miami has been ...
Ahead of Florida's Primary, Miami's Nuclear Power Plant is LeakingNewsweek
Waters around Florida nuclear plant shows increased levels of tritiumFox News

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Biscayne Bay being contaminated by Turkey Point nuke plant can...
12 Jan 2016 at 6:19am

Palm Beach Post

Biscayne Bay being contaminated by Turkey Point nuke plant canals
Palm Beach Post
HOMESTEAD ? Phosphorus and ammonia levels shot up dramatically in the aquifer under Biscayne Bay after Florida Power & Light Co. began pumping as much as 100 million gallons a day of freshwater to cool its Turkey Point nuclear reactors.
Miami-Dade investigating whether nuclear power plant is polluting Biscayne BayMiami Herald
FPL disputes assertions that nuke plant is polluting Biscayne BayMyPalmBeachPost

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FPL to draw back saltwater plume - KeysNews.com (registration)
25 May 2016 at 12:41am

FPL to draw back saltwater plume
KeysNews.com (registration)
SOUTH FLORIDA ? Florida Power & Light submitted plans last week it says will fix the controversial water issues surrounding its Turkey Point nuclear plant on Biscayne Bay. The major electricity supplier will begin working to draw the hypersaline ...

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Florida cites FPL for Turkey Point cooling canal violations - ...
25 Apr 2016 at 7:51pm

Miami Herald

Florida cites FPL for Turkey Point cooling canal violations
Miami Herald
Days after issuing a controversial new plan for managing troubled cooling canals at Turkey Point, state environmental officials on Monday moved quickly to hammer out a fix to stop the spread of underground saltwater threatening nearby drinking water ...

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30 May 2016 at 11:56pm


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