Greenpeace Reports

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Protection Money

Publication | November 23, 2010 at 3:00

How industry expansion plans would use climate funds to bankroll deforestation and undermine President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono’s commitment to low-carbon development.

Greenpeace letter to Entergy CEO on Vermont Yankee nuclear reactor

Publication | November 10, 2010 at 11:47

On February 24, 2010, the Vermont Senate voted 26 to 4 to deny Vermont Yankee a certificate of public good. On election night the people of Vermont affirmed that decision by electing Peter Shumlin the next governor of Vermont.

Sinar Mas pays ‘ITS Global’ to greenwash its dirty laundry

Publication | September 29, 2010 at 9:02

In July 2010, Greenpeace released ‘How Sinar Mas is Pulping the Planet’, an investigative report that exposed how Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) is destroying carbon-rich peatlands and critical wildlife habitat in Indonesia. APP is the pulp arm of the...

Nuclear Power: Financing Risks

Publication | September 27, 2010 at 13:27

The size and complexity of new nuclear power plant projects, the longterm nature of the construction phase and the uncertainty associated with costs create a high degree of credit stress on utilities. Plant cancellations are not entirely uncommon...

Nuclear Power: Operational Risks

Publication | September 27, 2010 at 13:20

Over the five-decade-long history of building nuclear power plants, industry watchers assert that ‘there has consistently been a wide gap between the performance of existing nuclear plants and the performance forecast for new nuclear plants.

Nuclear Power: Regulatory Risks

Publication | September 27, 2010 at 13:16

Public safety concerns around nuclear power necessitate high levels of regulation. From a risk perspective, this means that projects may be subject to delays and cost overruns as safety regulations are subject to changing and more stringent...

Nuclear Power: A hazardous obstacle to clean energy solutions

Publication | September 27, 2010 at 13:10

While nuclear power presents itself as the largest low carbon source, its potential role in carbon mitigation is very limited and is not worth taking, given all its risks and costs.

Nuclear Power - Reputational Risks

Publication | September 27, 2010 at 13:02

Nuclear power has always been a highly controversial issue.

Quit Nuclear Power - Invest in the Energy [R]evolution

Publication | September 27, 2010 at 12:57

Together with the European Renewable Energy Council (EREC), Greenpeace has published a global energy scenario as a practical blueprint for how CO2 reduction targets can be urgently met, and how an affordable energy supply on the basis of steady...

The Construction Risks of Nuclear Power

Publication | September 27, 2010 at 12:49

Nuclear power plants have high capital costs and long construction times. Construction costs of nuclear plants completed during the 1980s and early 1990s in the United States and in most of Europe were much higher than predicted by the nuclear...

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