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Can Statoil wash its hands of the Tar Sands?

Feature story | May 14, 2009 at 0:00

The largest industrial project in the world. The largest capital investment in history. The world’s second largest oil field. The Canadian Tar Sands show just how desperate the oil industry is to feed its carbon habit. Now, thanks to a Greenpeace...

Areva and uranium mining in Namibia: can a leopard change its spots?

Blog entry by Justin | May 13, 2009

Earlier this month CEO of French nuclear giant Areva, Anne Lauvergeon, signed an industrial partnership with Erkki Nghimtina, Namibian Minister of Mines and Energy , in the presence of Namibian President Hifikepunye Pohamba.

Chernobyl: ‘No-one had any idea it would go on this long’

Blog entry by Justin | May 13, 2009 1 comment

If you want an idea of the long term effects that nuclear power can have on the environment then look to farms in the UK . The government has admitted that 369 farms in Britain ‘are still restricted in the way they use land and rear...

Nuclear News: German nuclear lobby sets out post-election plan

Blog entry by Justin | May 13, 2009

Today's big stories from the nuclear industry:Today's big stories from the nuclear industry: Reuters: German nuclear lobby sets out post-election plan ‘Germany's nuclear power industry lobby is ready to discuss plans to reverse...

All Roads Lead to Copenhagen

Blog entry by Emily | May 13, 2009

More than any other year, 2009 is the year for action on climate change. That is because in December, leaders from around the world will converge in Copenhagen , Denmark to negotiate the next phase of the Kyoto Protocol. It is at...

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