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AREVA nuclear scandal: Greenpeace finds radiation on the streets of Niger

Blog entry by Justin | 26 November, 2009 7 comments

Greenpeace has found high radiation contamination levels in the streets of Akokan where children play. What is even more disturbing is that this just year AREVA claimed that those same streets were safe. It began in 2003 when ...

Nuclear News: Accident casts fresh doubt on nuclear safety

Blog entry by Justin | 26 November, 2009

Today's big stories from the nuclear industry: Accident casts fresh doubt on nuclear safety ‘On Nov. 21, there was a radiation leak at Three Mile Island nuclear power plant near Harrisburg, Pa., less than 100 miles north of...

Briefing : Radioactivity in Akokan

Publication | 26 November, 2009 at 9:41

Noveber 2009 Greenpeace expedition to AREVA uranium mines in Niger found high levels of radioactivity in the nearby town of Akokan where villagers are exposed daily.

President Obama will go to Copenhagen... a week too early

Blog entry by mikeg | 26 November, 2009 11 comments

Hello, I'm Mike G., I'm a web editor for Greenpeace USA and I'll be blogging here on the Climate Rescue blog from the UN climate talks in Copenhagen. Just wanted to take this opportunity to introduce myself and comment on a recent news...

With just 10 days left to avert climate crisis, Greenpeace calls on Amazon leaders to...

Press release | 26 November, 2009 at 0:00

As Heads of States that represent the Amazon Basin - including French President Sarkozy, representing French Guyana - arrived in Manaus to agree a common position for December’s UN Copenhagen Climate Summit, Greenpeace activists today climbed the...

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