Greenpeace Reports

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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...

Greenpeace Security Inspection Report

Publication | September 8, 2010 at 9:55

According to Dow’s own reports to the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Risk Management Program, its Texas Operations in Freeport, TX puts 130,000 people at risk due to the bulk use and storage of phosgene gas, a compound used as a...

Defending the last ocean

Publication | August 5, 2010 at 14:13

This is the story of how our fishermen, having taken so many fish from the seas closer to home, are now venturing to the ends of the Earth in order to maintain our insatiable appetite for seafood. This is also the story of how a group of...

How Sinar Mas is expanding its empires of destruction

Publication | July 29, 2010 at 13:32

Sinar Mas group is notorious for its destruction of millions of acres of Indonesian rainforest, peatland and wildlife habitat. Two divisions within the group lead the destruction: pulp and palm oil. Recently, the group has diversified into coal.

How Sinar Mas is pulping the planet

Publication | July 6, 2010 at 10:30

A new investigative report from Greenpeace, "How Sinar Mas is Pulping the Planet," shows how major brands like Wal-Mart and Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC)are fueling global warming and pushing Sumatran tigers and orangutans towards the brink of...

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