Reactor probe request refused

A request for funding to commission a new “independent’ report on the risk of cracks developing in a Suffolk nuclear reactor has been turned down because o fa claim it would not represent good use of taxpayers’ money. The Sizewell Stakeholder Group, which was set up by the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA), wants to engage…

Fukushima – Japan Admits It Needs Heip To Plug Radioactive Leaks

‘Japan’s Prime Minister has asked the international community for help in containing radioactive leaks from the Fukushima nuclear plant, a month after promising the International Olympic Committee that the problem was under control. Shinzo Abe told an international science conference in Kyoto yesterday that “my country needs your knowledge and expertise” in dealing with the…