In reaction to Korean Electric Power Co. (KEPCO) verification reports that branded the operation of the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP) as ‘highly feasible’

Nuclear Free Bataan Movement Vice Chairperson Atty Dante Ilaya says: “What can be expected of KEPCO? It has shown great interest in operating BNPP right from the start. But in the end, it will be the people who will ultimately decide the fate of BNPP.” According to NFBM, the passage of time has not dulled … Continue reading

Remembering ’85 Welgang Bayan vs. BNPP Draw Thousands to Bataan

“Ayaw namin ng Nukleyar” this was the sentiment running through the hundreds of green-clad anti-BNPP gathered to commemorate the historic Welgang Bayan Laban sa Plantang Nukleyar of 1985. According to Nuclear Free Bataan Movement Chairperson Monsignor Tony Dumaual, the 1985 Welgang Bayan (WB) represents the vigor with which Filipinos fought against the commissioning of the … Continue reading

“Energy Revolution” Bike Ride gathers thousands of signatures for petition against nuclear power

PHILIPPINES — Hundreds of cyclists from Manila and Central Luzon have set off today on a historic tour from the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant to the House of Representatives in a bid to gather and deliver a petition opposing nuclear power signed by thousands of concerned Filipino citizens. Dubbed the “Energy Revolution Bike Ride,” the … Continue reading

The youth of Bataan says: “No to BNPP!”

This is a video made by some youths in Bataan in opposition to the proposed operationalization of the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant

Photo slideshow from the youth of Bataan

One of the beauties of the internet generation is the accessiblity of technology that provides the youth with an outlet for advocacies that matter to them the most. This video is produced by a certain Maria Stephanie A. Gaña, where she writes FEB.23,09,NAGRALLY KAMI…tinig naming mga kabataan,sana ay inyong mapakinggan!!!

Manny Francisco on the BNPP

An editorial cartoon from artist Manny Francisco.

EcoWaste Coalition Says NO to BNPP!

EcoWaste Coalition joins Bishop Soc Villegas and the hundreds of citizens of Bataan in denouncing the planned commissioning of the mothballed Bataan Nuclear Power Plant. The mass protest which was led by the Diocese of Balanga was held last January 23, 2009 at Balanga City, Bataan. Photos by Gigie Cruz. Read more here

A Song dedicated to Rep. Mark Cojuangco and other pro-BNPP Representatives

Here is a song dedicated to Rep. Mark Cojuangco and other members of the House of Representatives who seem hellbent on railroading the HB 4631 calling for the revival of the Monster of Morong – the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant at to tune of $1 Billion. The song “Power” written by soft rocker and now … Continue reading

Images from the Anti-BNPP Mobilization in Bataan

Hundreds form “No to BNPP” solidarity message

Hundreds of volunteers from Greenpeace and the Network Opposed to BNPP (Bataan Nuclear Power Plant) today created a message of solidarity against the use of dangerous nuclear power by forming a giant human banner spelling “No to BNPP” in a campus in Quezon City. Click here to read more You can also read about it … Continue reading