Infrastructure Planning Commission’s Initial Examination Of Edf’s Application To Build A Nuclear Power Station (HINKLEY ‘C’) At Hinkley. Somerset

The IPC held a preliminary public meeting on the 21st March near Bridgewater, attended by over 300 people, into EDF’s application to construct a giant Hinkley ‘C nuclear power station (the forerunner of a similar proposed plant at Sizewell). Many expressed their opposition because of its dangers, risks and long term legacy of radioactive wastes,…

The Corruption Qf Governance? – An Update

Readers of News 178, March 2012, will be aware that we wrote to the Chairs of the House of Commons’ Energy & Climate Change Committee, the Environmental Audit Committee and the Public Administration Committee asking that, in the light of the above report, Parliament re-open the debate on the so-called need for more nuclear plants.…