Don’t Nuke The Climate!

“Public subsidies in connection with the international effort to combat climate change are first and foremost meant to support the just transition of the energy system towards energy savings and renewables in countries of the Global South that are most impacted by the effects of global warming (mitigation). They are also needed to help these…

Unwelcome News ; Chinese Seek Stake In Moorside (Sellafield) Nuclear Plant

China’s state—backed nuclear company is hoping to take an equity stake in the troubled £10bn Moorside nuclear plant being developed by debt—hit Toshiba in Cumbria. The Japanese conglomerate is on the hunt for a project partner to safeguard Europe’s largest planned new nuclear plant after France’s multinational electric utility company (Engie) pulled out of the…

Energy Department Announces A Public Consultation On Safety Standards

Our colleague on the ‘Shut Down Sizewell Campaign’, Peter Lanyon, has been doggedly lobbying ministers for several years to recognise the higher nuclear safety standards in Europe, as detailed in the ‘Herca-Wenra’ strategy for better cross border co-ordination. Following further correspondence this year between the Campaign Chairman, Charles Barnett, and the ‘Department of Business, Energy…

Nuclear Chaos Across The World

As we enter our thirty-first year as an organisation campaigning against nuclear power, there has never been a more appropriate time to remind Ourselves why our Campaign remains so important. Over several years, the Campaign hasbeen meeting with the UK nuclear regulators, and it has been lobbying Ministers and MP3 concerning safety regulations in the…