We need an energy system that can fight climate change, based on renewable energy and energy efficiency. Nuclear power already delivers less energy globally than renewable energy, and the share will continue to decrease in the coming years.
Despite what the nuclear industry tells us, building enough nuclear power stations to make a meaningful reduction in greenhouse gas emissions would cost trillions of dollars, create tens of thousands of tons of lethal high-level radioactive waste, contribute to further proliferation of nuclear weapons materials, and result in a Chernobyl-scale accident once every decade. Perhaps most significantly, it will squander the resources necessary to implement meaningful climate change solutions.
Nuclear Plants Plus Hurricanes: Disasters Waiting to Happen
Throughout the world, some 430 reactors are in various stages of vulnerability to natural disaster, including ninety-nine in the United States... Although the mainstream media said next to nothing about it, independent experts have made it clear that Hurricanes Harvey and Irma threatened six U.S. nu...
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What are you doing for Nuclear Abolition Day, September 26? – UNFOLD ZERO
What are you doing for Nuclear Abolition Day, September 26? September 22, 2017 Tensions between North Korea and the US, and between Russia and the West, are increasing the risk of a nuclear catastrophe. September 26 is the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons (Nuclear Aboli...
Nuclear Disarmament Day: Reach HIGH to abolish nuclear weapons
Dear friends,September 26 has been chosen by the United Nations to be the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons (Nuclear Abolition Day). On this day we encourage you to:
A new hope for a nuclear free world - but where is the UK?
A new UN treaty could make nuclear sabre-rattling and boasts of a willingness to incinerate cities, as unacceptable as threats to use chemical and biological weapons.
The Latest: Seoul media say North might test nuke in Pacific
South Korean media report North Korea's top diplomat says his country may test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean to fulfill leader Kim Jong Un's vow to take the "highest-level" action against the United States.
Quotes of the Day: Hassan Rouhani, Iranian President - NHK NEWSLINE - News - NHK WORLD
"I declare before you that the Islamic Republic of Iran will not be the first country to violate the agreement, but it will respond decisively and resolutely to its violation by any party. It will be a great pity if this agreement were to be destroyed by rogue newcomers to the world of politics."
Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons: International Association Of Lawyers Against Nuclear Arms (IALANA) Extends a Forcefully Reasoned Welcome on the Occasion of its Opening for Signature on 20 September 2017 and the NATO Vehemently...
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