News releases

Attention Journalists

For more information or to set up an interview with one of our experts, please contact:

EA Dyson
Communications director

Our news releases are where you can find some of the latest news and breaking updates from our campaigns for climate and energy solutions, safe food and technology, healthy oceans and ecosystems and economic policies that put people before polluters, as well as statements on behalf of our organization made by our president, Erich Pica.

Journalists who wish to arrange an interview or to acquire more information are encouraged to contact our media team at the phone number and email address in the box to the right.

French Uranium Spill Shows Nuclear Is Not Safe

Nov. 19, 2008 / Posted by: RConnors / Categories: News Releases

Contact: Nick Berning, (202) 222-0748 With two rivers closed, spill undermines U.S. nuclear lobbyists’ claim that France is nuclear utopia FRANCE—Nearly 8,000 gallons of radioactive waste spilled from the Tricastin nuclear site Wednes...

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Nuclear Cost Approvals Should be Revoked

Nov. 18, 2008 / Posted by: admin / Categories: News Releases

Contact: Tom Clements -- 803-834-3084, cell 803-240-7268 Jim Warren -- 919-416-5077 SC, NC Commissions Are Urged to Revoke Duke Nuclear Cost Approvals Due to Design Problems, Delays Feds tell Westinghouse its design is off track; doubts over new n...

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Pro Sports Asked to Ban Gene Doping

Nov. 18, 2008 / Posted by: admin / Categories: News Releases

CONTACT: Nick Berning, 202-222-0748 WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Friends of the Earth announced today that it has sent letters to major U.S. professional sports organizations asking them to prohibit gene doping. "Altering one's genetic makeup to impact ath...

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