A Green Monday
It’s a blue Monday.After a sunny weekend, the clouds are hovering and a light drizzle begins to fall. A group of activists, placards in hand, are braving the cold on the sidewalk of Empire Road. They are commemorating the Fukushima disaster of 2011 with a silent protest.While it was a tsunami that triggered the nuclear acc
Japan Announces Nuclear Phase-Out by 2030
Japan’s announcement that it is committing to phase out nuclear energy by 2030 and increase renewable energy by 30% is very welcome news – and another wake-up call for the South African government.
Garoña cierra, ¡gracias a ti!
¡Hoy estamos de celebración!Ayer el Consejo de Seguridad Nuclear confirmó el comienzo del plan de cierre de la central nuclear de Santa María de Garoña (Burgos). Lo hizo con el acuerdo de enviar una nueva Instrucción Técnica Complementaria (ITC), con la que le solicita a Nuclenor los documentos asociados a la declaración d
Japanese citizens take their nuclear fight to court
With the first nuclear reactor to be restarted in Japan after the 2011 Fukushima disaster to begin producing electricity soon, it’s clear the country’s government has decided to step back into the dangerous past rather than race into a sustainable future of renewable energy.The government is restarting reactors despite opp