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Closing Indian Point: Safe Decommissioning and Re-Powering New York with Sustainable Energy

January 10, 2018 at 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

FREE - Advance Registration Required

Closing Indian Point: Safe Decommissioning and Re-Powering New York with Sustainable Energy

Please join Riverkeeper Board members Maria Castaneda and Karenna Gore, and Cecil Corbin-Mark and Karl Rábago for a conversation and panel discussion on the issues arising from the imminent closure of the Indian Point nuclear plant including environmental safety, replacing nuclear power with sustainable energy sources, and environmental justice.

Welcome and Introductory remarks: Maria Castaneda, Secretary Treasurer, and 1199 SEIU United Healthcare Workers East

Remarks by actor and activist Alec Baldwin, followed by a conversation with Richard Webster, Riverkeeper Legal Program Director.

Panelists:

  • Cecil Corbin-Mark: Deputy Director, WE ACT for Environmental Justice
  • Karenna Gore: Director of the Center for Earth Ethics at Union Theological Seminary; Riverkeeper Board of Directors
  • Karl R. Rábago: Pace Energy and Climate Center

Moderated by: Paul Gallay, President and Hudson Riverkeeper

Please note: you must register for a FREE, GENERAL ADMISSION TICKET to this event to be added to the guest list at the venue for security purposes. No one will be allowed entrance who has not registered at least 24 hours in advance of the event. SPACE IS LIMITED SO PLEASE REGISTER PROMPTLY.

The tireless support of our members is instrumental in providing Riverkeeper legal staff and experts with the means to actively monitor the shutdown of Indian Point. Please consider making a donation to our Indian Point campaign by clicking here.

Details

Date:
January 10, 2018
Time:
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Cost:
FREE - Advance Registration Required
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/closing-indian-point-safe-decommissioning-and-re-powering-new-york-tickets-40799990871

Organizer

Riverkeeper

Venue

1199 SEIU Headquarters
330 West 42nd Street, Penthouse, 33rd Floor
New York, NY
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