Peskotomuhkati chief unhappy about nuclear reactor testing on his traditional territory

The APTN published a story this week about the nuclear projects planned for Point Lepreau on the Bay of Fundy.

In the article, Chief Hugh Akagi “says he hasn’t been formally consulted – but has been to a presentations put on by NB Power about the SMR project. He says he is unlikely he’ll ever give it his support.”

“Until I can have an assurance that the impact on the future is zero,” says Akagi, “I don’t want to 100 years, 200 years is still seven generations. I want zero impact.”

You can read the full APTN article HERE.

Author: CRED-NB

Coalition for Responsible Energy Development in New Brunswick