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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, July 2017
BBC give Paul Dorfman the last word, one-on-one with Tim Yeo (former Tory Environment Minister and key nuclear proponent), 29.12 mins into the programme.
BBC Radio 4, 3rd July 2017
Cost of controversial nuclear power plant in Somerset has risen to £20.3bn and delayed by 15 months, says French energy firm; with comments from Dr Paul Dorfman.
The Guardian, 3rd July 2017
Using surplus electricity from renewables to make hydrogen fuel is starting a new era for all forms of heavy transport.
By Paul Brown
Climate News Network, 1st July 2017
“Rosatom is certainly seeking an expansionary policy … but there are concerns from certain EU states and companies regarding its role as a Kremlin-controlled company. They completely lack transparency,” says Dr Paul Dorfman.
The Financial Times, 28th June 2017
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
Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament event
10:15 – 17:00, Sat 17 June 2017
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL
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