Regulating Geological Nuclear Disposal

The Office for Nuclear Regulation together with the Environment Agency have separately published glossy information sheets outlining their proposals for dealing with nuclear wastes now that the Government has adopted dealing with existing and proposed nuclear wastes by geological disposal underground with no intention to retrieve it For the most hazardous wastes this will mean…






Stop Press…Fukushima Disaster Continues Unabated

Readers of previous Newsletters will know of the fruitless attempts by the Japanese authorities to control and decommission the knocked out nuclear reactors at Fukushima, now some six years ago. ‘About 160,000 people evacuated a large area around the plant, some ordered by the Government to leave restricted areas and others voluntarily from other high…






Nuclear Power: Game Over

Professor Derek Abbott, a physicist and electrical engineer at the University of Adelaide, Australia, shows why the pipedreams of the pro-nuclear propagandists are precisely that. Using a wealth of empirical data illustrating global trends, he ably debunks the pro—nuclear arguments. Beyond Nuclear summarizes some of Prof. Abbotts’ key points: On China: “Nuclear apologists point to…