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  • Nightmare Biofuels: a public forum

    Blogpost by Josh Brandon - September 10, 2008 at 10:26 10 comments

    There is a major conference of the Biotechnology industry in Vancouver this week.  The same people at Monsanto who have brought you pesticide emitting corn and Flav'r Sav'r Tomatoes are now trying their hands at taking over the fuel supply.  In the pr... Read more >

  • French Reactor Project Delayed

    Blogpost by Shawn Patrick Stensil - August 27, 2008 at 9:29

    Yet another bad news story out of France today for AREVA, one the three companies vying to sell its reactor design to Ontario.

    According to the French newspaper Le Canard Enchaîné the construction of its EPR reactor at Flammanville in France is alrea... Read more >

  • Ecuadorian Assembly Approves Constitutional Rights for Nature

    Blogpost by Josh Brandon - August 21, 2008 at 19:07 6 comments

    Way to go Ecuador! Most of us would assume that nature has a natural right to exist. Now in Ecuador, this right could finally be codified in law. The articles listed below, were passed on July 7 of this year by the 130 member Ecuador Constitutional... Read more >

  • Bruce Power CEO Should Retract Statement

    Blogpost by Shawn Patrick Stensil - August 21, 2008 at 9:18 4 comments

    I’ve written the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) to ask it to instruct Bruce Power CEO Duncan Hawthrone to retract a dismissive comment he made last month about a significant safety event at the Bruce “A” nuclear station.

    In June, a worker at... Read more >

  • Baird's Ministry of the Environment Fastracking Nuclear Reviews

    Blogpost by Shawn Patrick Stensil - August 18, 2008 at 11:01 3 comments

    John Baird’s Ministry of the Environment seems intent to ram through and rubberstamp the environmental approvals for building new nuclear stations. Today is the deadline for making requests for intervener funding to comment on Bruce Power’s report on...

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