Identical Problems as that at China’s Taishan nuclear plant Predicted for all EDF’s Reactors – Time to Stop Hinkley!

Computer generatated view of an EPR nuclear power station This is translated from the French Press : "The incident that led in July to the shutdown of a reactor at the EPR nuclear power plant in Taishan (China) would be due to a design defect of the vessel, say the CRIIRAD which warns of the …

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Worker safety before corporate profits! —

By MIKE ALEWITZ  REMEMBERING KAREN SILKWOOD (February 19, 1946 – November 13, 1974) Karen Silkwood died in 1974 under suspicious circumstances while traveling to a meeting with a reporter investigating unsafe conditions at a Kerr-McGee plutonium fuel plant in Oklahoma. These are excerpts from the dedication speech ....Worker safety before corporate profits! — By MIKE …

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What Does Building A Nuclear Power Station Mean for CO2 Emissions As We Near COP26 ?

The Following Extract is from The Ecologist's Nuclear Dossier of 2006 - What Has CONveniently Been Unlearnt About Nuclear New Build Since Then? Quite a Lot! Many thanks to The Ecologist for their 2006 Nuclear Dossier written by Jon Hughes - the following extract relates to CO2 emissions from construction - which although mind numbingly …

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Lincolnshire Mobilising Against GDF Possibility Which Would Deter House Buyers (and much else besides)

**Radioactive Waste: Solidarity with Lincolnshire** A Lincolnshire estate agent has warned that plans for a radioactive waste storage facility in Theddlethorpe are causing people to reconsider buying houses in the area, and has urged for the proposals to be scrapped. News of the plans came in late July, when Radioactive Waste Management (RWM) confirmed it …

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What Has Happened/Is Happening at Taishan, China’s EDF Run Nuclear Plant?

Below is a press release from the Nuclear Free Local Authorities who have asked the UKs Nuclear Regulatory body to investigate ...our own experience with the Office for Nuclear Regulation is that they err on the side of the industry - maybe this time they will err on the side of finding out the truth …

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Nuclear industry survives on its false claim that it helps the fight against climate change. Sellafield quietly admits to emitting nearly 300,000 tonnes of CO2(e) last year. That’s the least of it.

Jonathon Porritt April 28th, 2021, by Paul Brown,   The nuclear industry’s unfounded claims let it rely on “dark arts”, ignoring much better ways to cut carbon emissions. Nuclear industry’s unfounded claims let it survive,   https://climatenewsnetwork.net/nuclear-industrys-unfounded-claims-let-it-survive/ – It is the global nuclear industry’s unfounded claims – not least that it is part of the solution to climate […]Nuclear …

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URGENT – Tell the Marine Management Organisation Not to Approve New Dumping of Hinkley Radioactive Mud in Wales

Geiger Bay Please use our letter below for inspiration - people don't have to write a lot - just let the Marine Management Organisation know that you do not want radioactive mud from Hinkley to be dumped in Cardiff Bay - EDF want to do this to facilitate new build at Hinkley C. Please write …

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Nuclear – Its Not Clean, Green, Safe or New: “New Green Industrial Revolution”

Letter sent to Boris Johnson today by Radiation Free Lakeland following unveiling of the Green Industrial Revolution "10 Point Plan" On the Irish Sea bed - decades worth of Sellafield radioactive waste discharges - Under the Sea bed. - the plan for the Coal Mine. Dear Prime Minister Radiation Free Lakeland are a small voluntary …

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Seismic Warnings – if not now when will the Govnt Scrap Hinkley C ?

Letter below sent to national and Bristol press following another seismic warning this week - unpublished as far as I know so...here it is. Image from New Civil Engineer Seismic Warnings - if not now when will the Government Scrap Hinkley C ? This week there was yet another earthquake recorded in the Bristol area.  …

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Colchester Council Say NO to New Nuclear!!

A Poster from the (previous) Stop Moorside campaign by Radiation Free Lakeland PRESS NOTICE  A Heartfelt Letter of Thanks from Cumbrian Nuclear Safety Campaigners, Radiation Free Lakeland, has been sent to the Leader Of Colchester Council following unanimous approval of a motion, put forward by council leader Mark Cory. The motion said: “This council objects …

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