Costing the Earth – New Nuclear is Beyond Expensive Beyond Dangerous and often Beyond Operational- so why is it touted as “Clean Energy”

Excellent Analysis from Dr Ian Fairlie ..... UK Electricity: Renewables and the problem with inflexible nuclear June 21, 2020 In recent years, the share of the UK’s electricity supplied by renewable energy (RE) sources has increased substantially to the point that RE is now the second largest source after gas: It now supplies 20% to …

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UNITE – URGED TO UNITE AGAINST SIZEWELL C

Image from Together Against Sizewell C Painted by Lee Norton Mr Len McCluskey, General Secretary of Unite the Union has been sent the following letter regarding the backwards and dangerous pro-nuclear stance the union is taking. The letter focuses on Sizewell but the same is true throughout the UK. Solidarity towards the health and well being …

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TALK TODAY! in Edinburgh: Aging & Dangerous Nuclear Power – Hunterston UpDate – Ian Fairlie + Q&A

If you are in or around Edinburgh today there is a talk by Dr Ian Fairlie that is important to all of us who live downwind of EDF's nuclear reactors with their cracked graphite cores. scientist Ian Fairlie updates and takes questions about new information on the extent of deterioration in Hunterson nuclear reactor About …

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Nuclear Policy is a Vote Loser

  Excellent Letter in the Morning Star from Dr Ian Fairlie "Nuclear Policy is a vote loser I write to support Adrienne Butler (M Star October 20 "Most voters influenced by climate in the next election." Labour would have a very good set of energy policies but for its continued support for new nuclear power. …

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Five Fold Increase in Radioactivity Proposed for Lillyhall Landfill

images from Wastwater Chronicles "Signals for Survival!" PRESS NOTICE   Five Fold Increase in Radioactivity Proposed for Lillyhall Landfill.   FCC Recycling who operate Lillyhall Landfill in Cumbria has applied to make changes to its Radioactive Substances Activities Permit. This includes a five fold increase of Tritium, a uniquely dangerous radioactive waste.   Background Radiation …

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Technical Note on Safety Problems at Reactors 3 and 4 at Hunterston B, Nr Ardrosson Scotland

On the 8th anniversary of the Fukushima disaster there are events taking place by campaigners in the UK and around the world to Remember Fukushima.  It seems however that lessons have not been learned by the regulators and by the nuclear industry.   The precautionary principle which should apply with solid brass bells on, to …

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Hear From the Experts at the Low Level Radiation and Health Conference

LOW LEVEL RADIATION AND HEALTH CONFERENCE STIRLING UNIVERSITY, JUNE 2018 The Low Level Radiation and Health Conference was set up in 1985 by members of the public keen to find out more about these issues. SATURDAY June 23rd    Chair: Prof David Copplestone, University of Stirling Video 1    Alice Stewart1 Lecture, Biophotons. Prof. Carmel Mothersill, McMaster …

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Low Level Radiation and Health Conference – June 23-24th

LOW LEVEL RADIATION AND HEALTH CONFERENCE STIRLING COURT HOTEL, STIRLING UNIVERSITY FK9 4A, Scotland JUNE 23-24, 2018 The Low Level Radiation and Health Conference was set up in 1985 by members of the public keen to find out more about these issues and so it is now 30+ years since it started. Since its inception, …

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EXPERT CALLS FOR UK DISTRIBUTION OF IODINE TABLETS

  May 25, 2016 NFLA publish independent analysis of scientific advice in nuclear related emergency incidents and call for national issuing of stable iodine tablets The Nuclear Free Local Authorities (NFLA) publishes today an independent submission by radiation risks expert Dr Ian Fairlie (1) on the role of science and scientific advice in emergency incidents …

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Nuclear Hotseat brought to you despite being hacked: This is must listen especially for Cumbria!!

Nuclear Hotseat #217 - Ian Fairlie explains what radiation deniers (aka "hormesis" proponents) say, why it's baloney (not his word, mine), and why the NRC allowing them to petition to replace Linear No Threshold ("no amount of radiation exposure is safe") requires our immediate mega-response. PLUS: Japan restarts nuke in Sendai just in time for …

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