Toshiba is Out..So…What stunt will Govnt pull next to try and force dangerous new reactors near Sellafield??

Images of "Moorside"  ie the several farms, ancient woodland, moss and floodplain of the river Ehen that this govnt is desperate to build three dangerous new nuclear reactors on. In the Times... Moorside "The troubled engineering giant Toshiba is preparing to mothball its project to build a £15bn-plus nuclear power station in Cumbria. NuGen, the …

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Toshiba “survival at stake”

article in Power Engineering International Note ..Wonder why our UK nuclear regulators gave the rubberstamp to the AP1000 when the company behind it is in financial disarray ...was it to help them out and keep the Moorside diabolic plan on track regardless ?? http://www.powerengineeringint.com/articles/2017/04/uk-nuclear-project-in-doubt-as-toshiba-admits-survival-at-stake.html?cmpid=enl_pei_peidigest_2017-04-13&email_address=arnie@fairewinds.org&eid=294689873&bid=1722712 UK nuclear project in doubt as Toshiba admits survival at stake …

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The Bog Holes and the River Ehen being Trashed by Toshiba..New Year New Crimes?

FRom this time last year ..an excellent Blogger  "It Happens" wrote the following ...now more urgent than ever with the financially troubled Toshiba let loose and already trashing this special, fragile and already vulnerable place  in such close proximity to Sellafield.  New Years Resolution .........#StopMoorside "FRIDAY, 1 JANUARY 2016 Why don't you build on flood …

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Dr Paul Dorfman on BBC – TOSHIBA Paid Over the Odds for Westinghouse

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04kt3g4 Here's a quite long interview with Dr Paul Dorfman on the implications of Toshiba nuclear collapse in Yesterdays BBC Business Report, 11.18 mins into the programme:  World Business Report - BBC World Service   So Toshiba paid over the odds for Westinghouse thinking it was a cash cow guaranteed by our nuclear obsessed government.   …

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Nuclear Tosh(iba) Reigns Supreme While Cumbria is Stitched Up

Nuclear Tosh(iba) Reigns Supreme While Cumbria is Stitched Up By Those Who Should Be Protecting People and this Magical Corner of the Planet As the first consultation for Moorside drew to a close on the 25th July the company behind NuGen, Toshiba was caught cooking the books while Cumbria County Council waxed lyrical about "nuclear aspirations". …

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“Celebrating 20 years” of transporting nuclear waste to Sellafield….Really?!

LEAFLETTING AND DEMO 18th July 11am -2 pm Outside the Direct Rail Services Depot Kingmoor Depot Etterby Road, Carlisle , Cumbria CA3 9NZ The fluffy image of the cute bear above  is how Direct Rail Services like to portray themselves. This is far from the truth. The two photographs above were taken by Radiation Free Lakeland within …

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#Stop Moorside ‘report’ in the Westmorland Gazette

Many thanks to the Westmorland Gazette for turning out to photograph tuesdays demo.  The only local (or national - we wish!) media to do so.  The report was a tad meagre, just a caption on the photo.  But we are grateful for crumbs.  This is in stark contrast to the column inches that have been …

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