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The rejection of a plan to import vast amounts of high-level nuclear waste from around the world for profit was a significant result for campaigners but that threat is still far from over.
By Dr Jim Green
The Ecologist, 15th June 2017
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Last November, two-thirds of the 350 members of a South Australian-government initiated Citizens’ Jury rejected “under any circumstances” the plan to import vast amounts of high-level nuclear waste from around the world as a money-making venture.
By Dr Jim Green
REnewEconomy, 15th June 2017
Solar generation systems can now produce electricity and store it for hours, using solar tower power without any need for batteries.
By Paul Brown
Climate News Network, 11th June 2017
Most British politicians – waking up after a General Election which sent a strong message that the UK electorate don’t want railroading by its leaders – sail along blissfully innocent of nuclear’s impending denouement, not only in the rest of the world but in the UK too.
By Dr Ian Fairlie
The Ecologist, 9th June 2017
Jan Haverkamp interviews Andrew Blowers on the issues covered in Andrew’s new book ‘The Legacy of Nuclear Power’.
Nuclear Monitor, 8th June 2017
There is a mantra that nuclear and natural gas power stations are essential to keep the lights on in the UK. It’s a myth, says Keith Barnham.
By Prof Keith Barnham
New Scientist, 6th June 2017
The monthly newsletter from No 2 Nuclear Power, keeping climate campaigners informed about nuclear developments in the UK, and anti-nuclear campaigners about climate issues.
By Pete Roche
No 2 Nuclear Power, 6th June 2017