Latest Nuclear power phase-out Stories
A Mexican physicist has called for the advancement of nuclear power in his country, stating that it is the best response to climate change damage from fossil fuels, as well as an opportunity to develop Mexico’s human resources.
Unproven and Untested SMRs Face All the Problem of Large Reactors; Even if Speculative SMR Technology Worked, It Would Arrive Too Late to Avert Climate Change Woes. WASHINGTON, May 15, 2014
Following the accident at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station in 2011, the German government took the nation's eight oldest reactors offline immediately and passed legislation that will close the last nuclear power plant by 2022.
Despite rising costs and the threat of winter blackouts resulting from Germany's decision to start discontinuing the use of nuclear energy, the majority of that country's citizens support the government's decision to switch to renewable sources of energy, a new poll reveals.
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