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Mini nuclear reactors could be generating power in the UK by the end of the decade. However, many in the UK believe renewable energy is a cheaper, safer and cleaner option. Quoting Dr Paul Dorfman.
Power Engineering International, 27th January 2020
Baseload argument no longer true when large quantities of cheaper renewable energy available.
By Paul Brown
The Guardian, 27th January 2020
Mini nuclear reactors could be generating power in the UK by the end of the decade. Quoting Dr Paul Dorfman.
BBC News, 24th January 2020
The new British prime minister, Boris Johnson, must soon decide whether to save the UK’s nuclear future with an unpopular electricity tax.
By Paul Brown
Climate News Network, 21st January 2020
Irresponsible tactics are being used to bury social and environmental problems associated with the Fukushima nuclear disaster as Olympics approach in Japan.
By Dr Jim Green
Ecologist, 21st January 2020
Reactor due to come online in March could elevate risk of an arms race and environmental catastrophe, says Dr Paul Dorfman
Al Jazeera, 17th January 2020
The January issue of the 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, 17th January 2020
A funding crisis has put the completion of the Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant in doubt and has been brewing for at least five years. However, it is only part of the financial collapse that the majority owner, EDF, is facing.
By Prof Steve Thomas
16th January 2020