Obama Stand for the Arctic

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Arctic Sunrise on Top of the World

Blog entry by Dave | 30 June, 2009 4 comments

The crew of the Arctic Sunrise is on top of the world today, for many mindblowing reasons. As I write this, the ship is nudged up against the sea ice of the Arctic Ocean at 82.5 north – a latitude higher than any Greenpeace ship has...

Obama heard us, but will he listen?

Blog entry by Martin Lloyd | 29 June, 2009 1 comment

Barack Obama knows we're not happy "I think that the Waxman-Markey bill represents a great start. And I suspect that the Senate is going to come in -- that there's going to be a strong overlap, but not perfect overlap; the final...

Nukes are a dangerous waste of time and money

Blog entry by Justin | 29 June, 2009

How this works: The accumulating costs above are based on the EUR 1.7 billion overrun announced by Areva/TVO plus an extra EUR 1.2 billion which will be needed to purchase electricity that has not been produced by Olkiluoto-3 since...

The spin and fiction of EDF's Vincent De Rivaz: 3 – Nuclear waste

Blog entry by Justin | 29 June, 2009

On Wednesday evening last week, Vincent De Rivaz, Chief Executive of EDF Energy, was interviewed on the UK’s Sky News channel . It was the same day as the UK government announcing its latest nuclear power strategy . The interview is...

Nuclear News: Canada Reactor design puts safety of nuclear plants into question

Blog entry by Justin | 29 June, 2009 1 comment

Today's big stories from the nuclear industry: Globe and Mail: Canada Reactor design puts safety of nuclear plants into question ’Canadian nuclear safety regulators say they have underestimated the seriousness of a design feature...

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