EDF Disses Nuclear !

INcredible admission from a senior Vice President of EDF that nuclear is "dying" This is from this weeks newsletter http://www.carboncommentary.com. Industry news Week ending 19th February 2017 1, EDF and decentralised energy. Les Echos, the French business newspaper, carried an extraordinary article from a Senior Vice President of EdF, the largely state-owned utility that will …

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New Report Reveals: Sizewell B and 27 other EDF nuclear plants ‘at risk of catastrophic failure’

And the UK is just about to sign up for more of these cancer (and other radiation linked disease) factories! The Ecologist writes: Sizewell B and 27 other EDF nuclear plants 'at risk of catastrophic failure' Oliver Tickell 29th September 2016 A new report finds that 28 nuclear reactors, 18 of them EDF plants in …

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Hinkley C – the Cumbrian Connection

18th September 2016   Dear Prime Minister May,   Congratulations on your appointment to Prime Minister. Your appointment has already been a rollercoaster ride here in Cumbria.   Radiation Free Lakeland are a group of volunteers working for nuclear safety and we were delighted when you put the brakes on Hinkley.   As you will …

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Drigg: quaint coastal village and the UK’s “Low Level” Nuclear Dump

  Drigg the quaint coastal village is also home to the UKs 'Low Level Waste Repository' (the word 'Nuclear' has been dropped from the official title) Although locals know this as the  Nuclear Dump.  Drigg is located near the Sellafield nuclear site on the shifting sands of the Cumbrian coast. Up until the late 1980s …

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Yesterday at Hinkley – Nuclear Waste – Return to Sender!

A message from our friends at Hinkley ...... "A group from the South West went to return nuclear waste to Hinkley Point today, in solidarity with the people of Cumbria. They verified that there is definite construction work going on at Hinkley Point, as reported by the monthly Witch Watch. This work, we are told …

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State Aid for New Nuclear – Privatised Profit – Socialised Risk is the ONLY Way for Nuclear!

Many Thanks to Everyone who Wrote to the EU commissioners - the Vote was only just lost by two votes but this  now gives impetus to future legal challenges and activism against  this outrageous decision which completely overturns their original resolve not to agree state aid. The EU makes much of its 'competitive market' but EDF is …

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