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Articles from ncg members. For news articles before 2014, see the news archive.
JP Casey speaks to Shaun Burnie.
Power Technology, 12th August 2019
The UK will need 30-40 GW of new “firm” low-carbon baseload generation by 2050 to meet the net-zero emissions target, Greg Clark.
By Prof David Elliott
Physics World, 7th August 2019
With Andrea Leadsom returning to energy policy as part of Boris Johnson’s government, Andrew Warren wonders if energy demand myths will once more be used to push for fracking.
By Andrew Warren
Business Green, 6th August 2019
As the world recalls the atomic bombing of Hiroshima 74 years ago, researchers say nuclear power can offer nothing in the fight against climate change.
By Paul Brown
Climate News Network, 6th August 2019
The race is on to develop strategies for storing the most dangerous materials on Earth. Quoting Prof Andy Blowers and Dr Paul Dorfman.
The Guardian, 1st August 2019
Nuclear power offers an abundant supply of low-carbon energy. But what to do with the deadly radioactive waste?
Quoting Prof Andy Blowers and Dr Paul Dorfman.
ensia, 31st July 2019
Financing nuclear power stations is proving impossible for business, so Boris Johnson plans a new UK nuclear tax for all to pay.
By Paul Brown
Climate News Network, 29th July 2019
The July/August 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, 25th July 2019