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AREVA fails to address radiation problem around Niger mines

Press release | 26 November, 2009 at 0:00

A Greenpeace team visited AREVA’s two uranium mines in Niger from 1-9 November. During the visit Greenpeace found dangerous levels of radiation in the streets of Akokan, a mining city located close to both mines. AREVA had earlier declared the...

Nuclear secrets: Netherlands nuclear meltdown narrowly averted and then covered up

Blog entry by Justin | 25 November, 2009 1 comment

© Greenpeace / Beentjes Here’s a story you won’t have heard before about how Europe nearly saw a nuclear meltdown in 2001. Why won’t you have heard it before? Because it was covered up by the Dutch authorities… On a winter night...

Nuclear News: Cuts loom over UK's nuclear clean-up budget

Blog entry by Justin | 25 November, 2009

Today's big stories from the nuclear industry: Cuts loom over UK's nuclear clean-up budget ‘The Government is sharpening the axe for Britain's £4 billion nuclear clean-up budget and drawing up plans for big spending cuts at...

Climate change starts here - activists don't give as night falls

Blog entry by PatrickT | 25 November, 2009 6 comments

As you read these words there are four people in the heart of the Indonesian forest that are putting everything on the line to show the world where climate change starts from and who is responsible for the world’s biggest threat. ...

Our Climate Defenders are at it again - Pulp exports halted at climate change's...

Blog entry by sparkii | 25 November, 2009 6 comments

The climate can’t wait, the remaining Indonesian forest can’t wait, and today Greenpeace sent a strong message to world leaders by blocking the Asia Pulp & Paper mill in the heart of the Indonesian forest. This mill is a massive...

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