Mothers for Nuclear in the News

Can The Modern Environmental Movement Save Nuclear Energy In California?

Ken Silverstein, Forbes Contributor, discusses the March for Environmental Hope, Mothers for Nuclear, and the rise of the modern environmental movement, July 6, 2016.

Too late to backtrack on Diablo Canyon? Not if the modern environmental movement has its say, all backed by evidence of rising carbon levels where nuclear plants have been replaced with natural gas generation.
— Ken Silverstein, Forbes

Footage from the March for Environmental Hope on Fox40 News

Footage is from the Tuesday, June 28, 2016 march in Sacramento, CA. 


Pro-Nuclear March In San Francisco To Protest Closing Of Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant

The March for Environmental Hope and Mothers for Nuclear was mentioned by James Conca, Forbes Contributor, in this June 21, 2016 article. 


Mothers for Nuclear: New group tries to keep Diablo Canyon open

Mothers for Nuclear was highlighted in this San Francisco Chronicle article by David Baker, May 3, 2016. 

Heather Matteson and Kristin Zaitz want to use motherhood and global warming to change the way Californians feel about nuclear power — before it’s too late.
— David Baker, San Francisco Chronicle

Think tank founder dives into nuclear energy activism.

Mothers for Nuclear cofounder Heather Matteson was interviewed by Umair Irfan of ClimateWire, E&E Publishing. Thursday, May 19, 2016. (no link - paid subscription required)

As I was starting the phone interview, Umair said, ‘So, you started a group called Mothers for Nuclear...?’ and as I was about to respond, he said I should wait because people in his office were laughing and smirking.
— Heather Matteson, Mothers for Nuclear