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    Onshore windpower is already cheaper than new nuclear
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    New nuclear will be subsidised by taxpayers and through electricity bills
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    Hinkley Nuclear Power Stations (credit Rob Newman)

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Dr Paul Dorfman, Prof Steve Thomas, Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung, 5th March 2015

London: on the occasion of the 4th anniversary of the Fukushima disaster and its impact on Europe. In particular, in view of the recent illegal decision to give permission for massive government subsidy of Hinkley Point - highlighting subsequent environmental and economic consequences as well as creating a precedent across the EU.

Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung