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Nuclear Power

I spy Springfield

Thousands of flasks of radioactive uranium hexafluoride (‘hex’) are transported down country lanes every year from the Springfields nuclear fuel plant near Preston, Lancs.

En garde

In late February, hundreds of French police in riot gear, equipped with bulldozers, helicopters and drones, evicted dozens of occupiers from a proposed burial site for France’s civil and military n

22 Greenpeacers

On 28 November, 22 Greenpeace activists broke into the French four-reactor nuclear power plant, Cruas-Meysse.

Mud, mud, inglorious mud

Nuke power research sparks national debate

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Threats to health, democracy and nuclear fuel plant drive anti-fracking protests

Rolling month of action comes to Lancashire

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The Aberystwyth Declaration: A Green Nuclear-Free Wales

UK nuclear power driven by military demands - SPRU

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30 years ago: Nuclear bills – no thanks

For many years, PN played a central role in British opposition to nuclear power generation, especially because it combined a political with a technical critique of the nuclear industry. It also, as over many issues, provided ‘nuts and bolts’ advice for campaigners. Here, PN co-editor Linda Peirson gives some tips.

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A nuclear white elephant

Hinkley Point C protest

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No Kan do! The message from Fukushima to Wales

Japanese ex-PM backs anti-Wylfa campaign

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John O’Brian (ed), Camera Atomica

Black Dog Publishing, 2014; 304pp; £24.95

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