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Written by Patriot Staff - Barnstable Patriot

Nuke News - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 20:21


Written by Patriot Staff
Barnstable Patriot
…Too late for the listings: Cinema Politica Cape Cod screens “Radioactivists,” a documentary film on anti-nuclear activism in Japan, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 21 at Falmouth Public Library. Following the film, Karen Vale of Cape Cod Bay Watch will give a ...

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Groups says fuel storage poses risk at the Northwest's lone commercial nuclear ... - OregonLive.com

Nuke News - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 18:42


OregonLive.com

Groups says fuel storage poses risk at the Northwest's lone commercial nuclear ...
OregonLive.com
The growing stockpile of spent nuclear fuel at the Northwest's lone commercial nuclear plant poses a safety risk to the public in the event of an earthquake, according to a study sponsored by anti-nuclear groups. The study of spent fuel storage at the ...

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The Nuclear Option - Investing Daily

Nuke News - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 09:24


The Nuclear Option
Investing Daily
The search for cleaner sources of energy is one of the most important long-term trends of our time. For all the fuss raised by anti-nuclear activists, the fact remains that nuclear power is a lot cleaner on a day-to-day basis than oil or coal. So the ...

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Pilgrim cooling plan opposed - The Patriot Ledger

Nuke News - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 05:59


Pilgrim cooling plan opposed
The Patriot Ledger
“The public wants to make sure this pretend solution isn't approved so a real solution can be found,” said Mary Lampert, a Duxbury resident and founder of the anti-nuclear group Pilgrim Watch. Falmouth resident Lillia Frantin asked whether the system ...

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Mystery drones are buzzing around French nuclear plants - should we be worried? - The Ecologist (blog)

Nuke News - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 04:37


The Ecologist (blog)

Mystery drones are buzzing around French nuclear plants - should we be worried?
The Ecologist (blog)
With unidentified drones regularly overflying French nuclear power plants, Daniel Salisbury and Christopher Hobbs warn that despite the dismissive responses of nuclear operators, they have cause for concern: the drones may be unable to cause serious ...
Mystery Drones Are Buzzing Around French Nuclear Plants – Should We Be ...The Epoch Times

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Plymouth MP warns hung Parliament would hit dockyard jobs - Plymouth Herald

Nuke News - Wed, 11/19/2014 - 22:59


Plymouth Herald

Plymouth MP warns hung Parliament would hit dockyard jobs
Plymouth Herald
A CONSERVATIVE Plymouth MP has warned a hung Parliament could spell danger for jobs at Devonport dockyard and naval base if Labour and the Liberal Democrats share power. Oliver Colvile, MP for Plymouth Sutton and Devonport, warned the Lib Dem ...

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Mystery drones are buzzing around French nuclear plants – should we be ... - The Conversation UK

Nuke News - Wed, 11/19/2014 - 22:31


The Conversation UK

Mystery drones are buzzing around French nuclear plants – should we be ...
The Conversation UK
Since the 1980s, French nuclear regulation has considered the risk of light aircraft crash, dictating that certain nuclear power plants had to be able to withstand a collision by an aircraft of 5.7 tonnes (the size of a small private jet). Following 9 ...

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Hanford cleanup may pose threat to nearby workers - KING5.com

Nuke News - Wed, 11/19/2014 - 20:13


KING5.com

Hanford cleanup may pose threat to nearby workers
KING5.com
Anti-nuclear activists say Washington's only nuclear power plant is storing huge amounts of dangerous nuclear waste that threatens the safety of workers and nearby communities. A report released Wednesday points out how a nearby Hanford cleanup poses ...

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Extremists Flourish in Abe's Japan - Japan Focus

Nuke News - Wed, 11/19/2014 - 18:04


Extremists Flourish in Abe's Japan
Japan Focus
... of Anne Frank's diaries, hiding of Barefoot Gen in school libraries, assault on protest tents in Okinawa and anti-nuclear tents in Tokyo, and public places refusing to rent space to groups that discuss issues like the constitution and anti-nuclear ...

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Why Green Campaigners Are to Blame for the Philae Probe Failure - Breitbart News

Nuke News - Wed, 11/19/2014 - 17:58


Breitbart News

Why Green Campaigners Are to Blame for the Philae Probe Failure
Breitbart News
These incidents persuaded anti-nuclear campaigners to target the use of nuclear energy in space missions, and in 1992 the Global Action Against Weapons and Nuclear Power in Space (abbreviated to GN) was set up, with the aim of building an ...

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PLYMOUTH: Entergy wants a permit to establish moorings as part of an ... - Wicked Local Marshfield

Nuke News - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 17:30


PLYMOUTH: Entergy wants a permit to establish moorings as part of an ...
Wicked Local Marshfield
The state's Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) will hold a rare public hearing in Plymouth on the request of Pilgrim nuclear power plant owner, Louisiana-based Entergy Corp., for permission to install a mooring within public tidelands as part ...

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PLYMOUTH: Entergy wants a permit to establish moorings as part of an ... - Wicked Local Beverly

Nuke News - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 17:27


PLYMOUTH: Entergy wants a permit to establish moorings as part of an ...
Wicked Local Beverly
The state's Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) will hold a rare public hearing in Plymouth on the request of Pilgrim nuclear power plant owner, Louisiana-based Entergy Corp., for permission to install a mooring within public tidelands as part ...

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Artist on Artist: Wilding vs Cian Ciaran - Mess+Noise

Nuke News - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 13:38


Mess+Noise

Artist on Artist: Wilding vs Cian Ciaran
Mess+Noise
Wilding: I know that you care deeply about renewable energy sources and are an anti-nuclear campaigner. You recently played a gig at the top of a wind turbine – what was that like? Cian: It was part of a pro-renewables/anti-nuclear protest. Again it ...

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Opinion: Nuclear storage at Yucca Mountain might now get the green light - NJ.com

Nuke News - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 05:25


NJ.com

Opinion: Nuclear storage at Yucca Mountain might now get the green light
NJ.com
will no longer be able to block construction of a storage depository for nuclear waste at Yucca Mountain, ending a dispute that has slowed the growth of nuclear power for more than three decades. As Senate majority leader, Reid has been an implacable ...

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Documentary on anti-nuclear activism Nov. 21 in Falmouth - Wicked Local Falmouth

Nuke News - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 02:34


Documentary on anti-nuclear activism Nov. 21 in Falmouth
Wicked Local Falmouth
Following the screening, Karen Valle of the Cape Cod Bay Watch will give a presentation on the similarities between Fukushima and the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant in Plymouth. Members of the Cape Downwinders, a local group dedicated to raising ...

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PLYMOUTH: Entergy wants a permit to establish moorings as part of an ... - Wicked Local Plymouth

Nuke News - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 09:23


PLYMOUTH: Entergy wants a permit to establish moorings as part of an ...
Wicked Local Plymouth
The state's Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) will hold a rare public hearing in Plymouth on the request of Pilgrim nuclear power plant owner, Louisiana-based Entergy Corp., for permission to install a mooring within public tidelands as part ...

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All of the Citizens of 'Nuclear Nation' Are Forced to Be Expats - PopMatters

Nuke News - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 05:02


PopMatters

All of the Citizens of 'Nuclear Nation' Are Forced to Be Expats
PopMatters
Over the course of the film, we see Idogawa change from booster to anti-nuclear power activist. He tells a government commission that the utility and government lied and continue to lie about the dangers of nuclear power and the effects of the ...

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Anti-nuclear critic of US base set to win key Japan election - euronews

Nuke News - Sun, 11/16/2014 - 09:18


euronews

Anti-nuclear critic of US base set to win key Japan election
euronews
In Japan a former mayor opposed to nuclear power and the presence of a US military base in his region is on course to win a key local election. Takeshi Onaba's likely victory in Okinawa according to opinion polls will embarrass Prime Minister Shinzo ...

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PELİN CENGİZ - Today's Zaman

Nuke News - Sat, 11/15/2014 - 15:17


PELİN CENGİZ
Today's Zaman
During a council meeting held by the European Green Party (EGP) that was hosted by the Greens and the Left Party of the Future (YSGP) in Turkey, İstanbul served as a center for the cultivation of significant plans in the name of the anti-nuclear ...

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Fukushima £11bn cleanup progresses, but there is no cause for optimism

Abalone - Sat, 11/15/2014 - 13:59

via The Guardian / November 14, 2014 / The man in charge of cleaning up the wrecked Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant has admitted there is little cause for optimism while thousands of workers continue their battle to contain huge quantities of radioactive water. The water problem is so severe that the plant’s operator, Tokyo Electric Power [Tepco], and its myriad partner firms have enlisted almost all of their 6,000 … Continue reading →

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