Many thanks to The Ecologist for reporting on our push for a No New Nuclear clause in Climate Emergency plans.
No new nuclear
| 6th February 2020
Campaigners demand a ‘no new nuclear’ clause in climate emergency planning.
Climate activists across the world are uniting to protect the planet from continuing fossil fuel use. There is much talk of a green industrial revolution and a Green New Deal. This sounds good, but what does it mean?
Kevin Frea, co-chair of the Climate Emergency Network and deputy leader of Lancaster City Council has worked hard to sign local councils up declaring a climate emergency. He said: “This movement is being led by every political group and is involving local people in planning the actions needed to cut carbon.”
But there’s an important thing missing here. Last September members of Radiation Free Lakeland lobbied Lancaster City Councilasking the council to include a No New Nuclear clause in their climate emergency planning.
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