Hinkley C Mothballed – Is it in its Death Throes?

The excellent news service No2Nuclear Power looks at Hinkley C and asks : "Is it in its death throes" "Two very recent articles in Click Green and Professional Engineer indicate that Hinkley Point C is now officially mothballed. Indeed the project seems to be in its death throes. We already knew that site preparation work …

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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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BBC Pro Nuclear Propaganda ratcheted up on Hinkley C while the biggest earth eaters in Europe move in

Friday's You and Yours Programme on BBC Radio 4 is characterised by investigative journalism, often having a go at corporate nasties on behalf of the consumer. Not this Friday though.... This Friday, You and Yours managed to be a mouthpiece for what sounded like an EDF PR campaign, without even asking them the obvious questions that any intelligent …

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Letters to the Austrian Chancellor and other European Leaders – No New Build Subsidies!

Dear Chancellor Faymann, We wrote to you last week supporting your challenge to the EC on state subsidies for new nuclear at Hinkley C. Since then the leaked images of the Sellafield wastes have been published in the Ecologist and have been studied by nuclear expert John Large. "if the ponds drain, the Magnox fuel …

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Public Money for New Nuclear – Write to the EU and Say NO

The UK is pushing for huge state subsidies for new nuclear, Hinkley C  in Somerset is the test case. What happens at Hinkley will have a knock on effect for the  proposed new build in Cumbria -Moorside . Please help Stop Moorside by writing to the EU Commission urging them to turn down the UK's …

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SAY NO TO BURNING MONEY -NUCLEAR DEAL INTO ETERNITY

The UK government it seems is desperate to burn public money, so desperate that it has made a deal with France's EDF to guarantee more than twice the market price for nuclear electricity from the proposed new Hinkley C in Somerset.  This will be seen as a test case for further new nuclear build. Too …

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Axe Hinkley C Call After Cumbria Decision

http://www.thewestmorlandgazette.co.uk/photos/january_2013/nuclear_waste_demonstrators/view/gallery_319816.Nuclear_waste_demonstrators/ Below is a press release from Stop Hinkley who have been opposing the plans for new nuclear build in Somerset. Members of Southwest Against Nuclear attended the demo in Cumbria to show solidarity in our determination to stop dangerous new nuclear build and dangerous new nuclear waste. PRESS RELEASE, 31/1/13 Axe Hinkley C call …

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