No Strings £40m Nuclear Dumps – An Update

Readers of News 193 will know that the Government Department for Environment and Climate Change is offering a bribe of £40m to any community willing to consider an underground nuclear waste dump in their area, with no strings attached. The Government has now asked Radioactive Waste Management Ltd to undertake a national geological screening exercise to support the implementation of its policy for geological disposal of higher activity radioactive waste (where? — Ed.) All this is a softening up process in a desperate attempt to induce / cajole a local authority to participate: none have bitten so far…