Nuclear Energy

26.04.2015 Greenpeace International

Chernobyl, 29 years on: a race against time

Chernobyl, 29 years on: a race against time

Today, 26 April 2015, marks the 29th anniversary of the worst nuclear disaster in world history – the Chernobyl catastrophe. And unfortunately, preventing further major releases of radioactivity into the environment seems to be a race against time. As a new Greenpeace report detailing the efforts at the … »

28.01.2015 Pressenza Hong Kong

I am sure that a new India will arise from within us

I am sure that a new India will arise from within us

New Delhi, India: Sudhir Gandotra, active member of New Universalistic Humanism in New Delhi, spoke out about his beloved India yesterday: “For the 66th year in a row, with more than 60% of the farming population under serious stress, which is causing daily suicides; increasing unemployment, which means increasing crimes … »

29.12.2014 Tony Henderson

Thumbs down to Profs. plea to accept Nuclear Power

Thumbs down to Profs. plea to accept Nuclear Power

Hitting the news on both pro-environmental cleanliness and anti-nuclear power media channels was an appeal by no-less than seventy-five professors of various persuasions that pleaded with the ‘Greens’ to accept nuclear power. In the end it was concluded that nuclear power and nuclear weapon’s proliferation were inseparable and it is … »

30.11.2014 PressTV

Fire leads to closure of Belgian nuclear reactor

Fire leads to closure of Belgian nuclear reactor

A nuclear reactor in Belgium has reportedly been shut down following a fire outbreak at the plant. The Tihange 3 power station was shut down automatically on Sunday at 10:30 a.m. local time (0930 GMT) after one of its transformers caught fire, the Belga News Agency reported. It is not … »

18.11.2014 Tony Robinson

A nascent anti-nuclear movement emerges in Bolivia

A nascent anti-nuclear movement emerges in Bolivia

“The best way of liberating ourselves is also having nuclear energy for peaceful purposes,” declared President Evo Morales of Bolivia on the 2nd of October in La Paz during his announcement that the highland area around the capital would be the home for a new nuclear industry. Having been aware … »

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